Natural Resources Career Camp

Biologists wearing waders standing in a river collecting fish with a net.​For anyone interested in attending the Natural Resources Careers Camp held the end of July click here to get more details. This is a one week (Sunday through Saturday) coeducational summer camp program for high school students interested in pursuing a career in forestry or natural resources. Students will learn about working in the field of natural resources, educational requirements, employment and career opportunities in forestry, water resources, and other related disciplines from teams of natural resource professionals.

Click here for Careers at the department, a detailed description for mostly high school students of what it takes to enter the Environmental field and courses of study needed.

Group of students posing in front of a building.
2005 Arriving Students
Entrance to the Hickory Environmental Education Center
Hickory Environmental Education Center ​​