Kennedy’s Forest and Field Initiative:
Our innovative Forest and Field Initiative takes our teaching practices into an exciting realm. We are working with local landowners to manage their forested and open lands for future generations. Our students immerse themselves in all aspects of land stewardship: from walking the land with owners to figuring the trigonometry of easement boundaries; rebuilding animal habitat for local fauna while inventorying forest species; working with local conservation agencies to draft management plans and helping land owners to implement them.
The Forest and Field Initiative has several key components:
Stewardship and Sustainability:
The Forest and Field Initiative provides opportunities to: