The NWFA believes in educating consumers about responsible forestry. Check out the free resources available:
"Truax" is an innovative way to teach children about forest management, written by NWFA member, Terri Birkett, of Ten Oaks in Stuart, VA.
Told in the style of Dr. Seuss, "Truax" is intended to help students think about the importance of renewable resources and the responsible management of those resources. Download your free copy here. An accompanying lesson plan and worksheet are available here.
The Hardwood Forest Foundation offers educational programs and activities with the support of its parent organization, the National Hardwood Lumber Association. The foundation offers its "Truth About Trees" curriculum, which includes lesson plans, videos, and games, free of charge. Learn more at www.hardwoodforest.org.