Culpeper Soil and Water Conservation District offers up to 4 scholarships for area students to attend summer camp.
Camp Woods & Wildlife (formerly Holiday Lake Forestry Camp)
Returning to Holiday Lake 4-H Education Center within the Appomattox-Buckingham State Forest in June 20-24, 2022!
Students ages 13-16 are eligible for this camp, which is coordinated by the Virginia Department of Forestry. Topics include: sustainable forest management practices, timber harvesting and reforestation, tree measurements and environmental protection. For more information, click here.
Applications are due April 1st annually.
Youth Conservation Camp
July 10-16, 2022 at Virginia Tech
Students in grades 9-12 for the current school year are eligible for this camp, which is coordinated by the Virginia Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts. Topics include: lake ecology, fisheries management, forestry and wildlife issues, turfgrass management, land use planning, soils, agricultural best management practices, geology, shoreline erosion and stream morphology.