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Forest Resource Education Center

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Our property has public trails that require periodic inspection and maintenance to keep them safe and navigable. Tasks include clearing trails of overgrown brush and fallen trees/limbs. Observations for signs of trail misuse or vandalism need to be reported. Possible, construction of walkways, steps and other erosion controls may require use of power tools and/or training.

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About Forest Resource Education Center

Location:

495 Don Connor Blvd, Jackson, NJ 08527, US

Mission Statement

The Forest Resource Education Center (FREC) offers educational hikes and programs to community groups and schools to promote appreciation for New Jersey forests.

Description

FREC is the public outreach division for the New Jersey Forest Service. Our facility includes an exhibition hall and classroom located within 865-forested acres located in central New Jersey.

Annually we host about 1500 students on 1.5-hour educational hikes along our variety of forested trails. Volunteers, with environmental backgrounds, are needed as Hike Leaders for student groups as well as adult community groups.

WHEN

Wed Jan 01, 2020 - Thu Apr 30, 2020
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM  

WHERE

495 Don Connor BlvdJackson, NJ 08527

(40.09542,-74.32195)
 

SKILLS

  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Habitat Restoration

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Wednesdays starting January 1 2020
  • Able to hike 2-3 miles. Need sturdy footware.

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