Mendocino & Lake Counties

Mendocino & Lake Counties

Teacher Packet


The Redwood Region Logging Conference is pleased to announce their 2021 Forest Education Program.  We look forward to your participation with us and we hope that you will take a few moments to review the enclosed material as it is due December 11, 2020.


Our goal is to provide a positive learning environment about our forests and their endless cycle, while insuring a quality educational experience for all participating students and teachers.  To achieve this goal with our existing volunteer force and fiscal resources, the RRLC Board of Directors have establish the following policies and programs:


1)   The 2021 Mural Contest is open to grades K through 8th in all Del Norte, Humboldt, Trinity, Lake, and Mendocino County Schools.  Please review this material, indicate your interest on the 2020 FOREST EDUCATION PROGRAM Application form, and return to us by December 11, 2020.  Pulp sheets will be delivered to participating classrooms by January 18th or soon thereafter.  Every class returning a completed mural will RECEIVE A $50 CASH PARTICIPATION REWARD.

New Mural Drop Off Location:  Mendocino County Farm Bureau office, 303-C Talmage Rd, Ukiah, CA

2)   Request a Resource Professional such as a Forester, Wildlife or Fisheries Biologist, Geologist, Surveyor, etc. to visit your classroom. 

3)   Education Day will be held Thursday, March 18, 2021, the opening day of the 83rd annual Redwood Region Logging Conference at the Redwood Empire Fairgrounds, Ukiah.  Attendance will be limited to 1,500 Mendocino and Lake County school children, grades 3rd through 6th.  Bus transportation costs for authorized classes, will be reimbursed by the Redwood Region Logging Conference provided the following requirements are met: 


      a) The RRLC Education Day field trip is an approved school activity and is covered by the school’s liability insurance;


      b) An invoice and supporting documentation is submitted to the RRLC Office by May 15, 2021 for reimbursement not to exceed $250 per bus.


We hope that you will consider these educational opportunities and we look forward to receiving your program application form. 


Print out a Form and send, email, or fax your application in.