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Junior Naturalist Program

Alabama is a state rich in natural resources and ranked fifth in the nation in terms of biodiversity (variety of fauna and flora). This is possible because of our state’s extensive river system and five distinct physiographic land section…

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Alabama 4-H Member Named Youth Conservationist of the Year

…unty 4-H Wildlife team members, won the state 4-H Wildlife Habitat Education Program (WHEP) contest. WHEP is a hands-on natural resources program that teaches wildlife and fisheries management. Rankins placed first in the competition in the…

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4-H Hosts Successful Statewide Competitive Events Day

… Wel, Marshall County

Senior Level II

1st Place: Hannah Enskat, Limestone County

Freestyle Showcase (Natural Resources)

Senior Level I

1st Place: Christopher Ramey, Etowah County

Senior Level II

1st …

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Pickens County 4-H Forestry Team Advances to National Competition

…d of their accomplishments,” said Emily Nichols, an Alabama Extension specialist charged with guiding Alabama 4-H’s natural resources and environmental education programs.

The Pickens County team will represent Alabama in the upcomin…

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4-H Wildlife Teams Compete in State Competition

… County senior team. WHEP is a wonderful opportunity for students, and it teaches them to be good stewards of Alabama’s natural resources,” Nina McCormick said. “This team practiced hard and put in many study hours. It is a great honor for …

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State Impact: 4-H Outdoor Education

…tion, aquatic science, natural resource management, and stewardship.
43% of youth were interested or participated in natural resources and environmental education.
Alabama 4-H Science School reached 22,000 students through residential…

Support Alabama 4-H on Tiger Giving Day

…on System. “The donations will permit young people to experience team building activities while exploring Alabama’s natural resources and gain an understanding of the web of life in Alabama ecosystems.”

Whether conquering fears on …

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National 4-H Conference


4-H Project Achievements and Awards. Accomplishments or activities in your 4-H project area (animal science, natural resources, etc.)
4-H Leadership and Educational Accomplishments. Offices, committees, 4-H workshop presentati…

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Junior Achievement

…ommunication (public speaking, music, crafts, arts)
Science and Technology (electricity, wood science, aerospace)
Natural Resources and Environmental Science (fishing, soils)

Participants must between the ages of 9 to 13 on January…

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Senior Achievement

…c speaking, judging teams, photography)
Foods and Nutrition/Family and Consumer Science
Natural Resources (environmental science, S.A.F.E., wildlife, forestry, plants and soils)
At Large Achievement


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Alabama 4-H Sportfishing was created through a partnership with the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries Division.

The program trains staff and volunteers to teach youth ages 9 to…

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Wildlife Habitat Education Program (WHEP)

The Wildlife Habitat Education Program (WHEP) is a hands-on natural resources program that is dedicated to teaching wildlife and fisheries habitat management to junior and senior level (ages 9-18) 4-H and FFA youth across the United States….

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…est growth.
We Want to Help Youth to:

Develop awareness and appreciation of the need and importance of conserving natural resources.
Acquire information and understanding of practical forestry skills.
Develop citizenship and lea…

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Alabama Water Watch

…to the Alabama Course of Study for Science. AWW is a state-approved stackable credential for the Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Cluster. Educators receive CEUs from Auburn University for their participation in workshops.

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How 4-H is Delivered

Alabama 4-H has multiple delivery modes to ensure that we are providing access and opportunity to all youth. The primary delivery modes are:
Organized group of at least five youth, led by trained adults, with a planned program that …

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