Careers in Oregon's Forest Sector Volume 2

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Description: This booklet is aimed at high school students looking for careers in the forest industry who do not wish to attend college. It examines careers in the production of wood products - from the growing and harvesting of timber to the transport and delivery of logs to the mill and the manufacturing of products made from trees.
Author/Producer: OFRI - Oregon Forest Resources Institute
Topic Areas Covered: Forestry careers
Resource Type: Booklet
For Grade Levels: 10-12
Publication Date: 2008
Length: 24 pages
Cost: Free (PDF download)
Is It Available For Loan? No
Is Training Necessary? No
Language: English
Educational or Informational: Informational
Recommended Enhancements: K-12 Forest Education Opportunities
Career's in Oregon's Forest Sector Volume 1
Forest Fact Breaks
Forest Fact Sheets
The Oregon Forest Book: Ecology, Economy and Society
The Oregon Forest Literacy Program
Geographic Location: Focus on Oregon, job positions may be applied throughout the U.S. forest industry
Notes: May also order hard copies on OFRI's resources webpage:
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Author/Producer Contact: OFRI - Oregon Forest Resources Institute
Address: 317 SW Sixth Ave., Suite 400
Portland, OR 97204
Phone: (971) 673-2944

Our Message & Evaluation Criteria

  • Everything is made from natural resources and natural resources must come from somewhere.
  • The gathering and processing of all natural resources have environmental impacts.
  • Responsible production and use of wood - a renewable resource - is environmentally sound.

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