Course #: 707
Length: 1 Trimester
Grade Level: 10-12
Recommended Course: None
Management of our natural resources is a non-traditional agriculture class that looks at how we manage our environment. Areas to be investigated include: water management, history of conservation, soils, wildlife survey, outdoor recreation, Wisconsin forests, exploring with maps, compasses and GPS (Global Position System), and the use of our energy resources.
Lab activities include: water sampling, soil evaluation, tree identification, tree pruning, chainsaw safety, using a compass, G.P.S. navigation, geocaching, and a field Trip to the Sauk County Forest.