Preserving Alabama’s Biodiversity
Alabama 4-H young people learn, lead, and make a difference.
Alabama 4-H engaged with 42,152 young people in hands-on learning about what is special about our state–the water, fish, trees, and wildlife.
- 4-H is in every Alabama county
- 161,937 young people enrolled
Through 4-H Alabama Water Watch, Forestry, RiverKids, Sportfishing, the Wildlife Habitat Education Program, and the 4-H Science School, young people learned about the outdoors. They also identified species, managed the habitat, and explored freshwater.
- 150+ native species of flora and fauna studied
- 78 natural resource assessments conducted
- 212 miles of freshwater paddled
- 50 citizen science water data records submitted
The Bottom Line
4-H is equipping young people with the knowledge and skills to protect and conserve Alabama’s valuable resources.