Take a look at the latest edition of the Society of American Foresters Student Newsletter Woods of Wisdom. Mont Alto is included. How do we compare to other forestry clubs around the nation?
This spring the Forest Technology and Nursing students participated in a trauma training exercise with iStan. Posed as a logging accident in the forest first responders were called to render first aid and transport the “victim” to the ER in Sci-Tech. We also had an unexpected victim to deal with.
Here’s an additional article and photos in the Herald Mail.
Continuing a Mont Alto tradition we had a cookout this evening to honor the graduating forest technology sophomores. The pavilion at Mont Alto State Park is a perfect place to meet. Veggie burgers are gaining on traditional beef and hot dogs!
For Earth Day this year the Forestry Club helped the Gettysburg Municipal Authority replant trees on a site near the Sachs Covered Bridge. We planted a variety of trees to replace a stand of decadent Norway Spruce that had recently been harvested.