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Grade 6-7 Online "Virtual Visit" Activity
Bring On the Biltmore!

Foresters use Biltmore Sticks when they are "cruising timber" (measuring and marking potential trees for harvest). In this activity, students will learn how to use a Biltmore Stick. They will also be given instructions on how to build their own version of a Biltmore Stick out of paper and a yardstick.

This Activity Includes:

  • A ready-to-play virtual activity
  • A ready-to-print and copy handout - "Building a Biltmore Stick"

 

 

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