The 2023 Contest Stations are summarized in the table below. Click on the station name for more information and resources.
Note: we are not including "Plants of Florida" in the 2023 contest.
|Trees of Florida||ID 15 trees||ID 20 trees||ID 30 trees|
|Forest Health||ID 15 insects, diseases, or stresses||ID 20 insects, diseases, or stresses||ID 30 insects, diseases, or stresses|
|Wildlife on the Forest Hike||ID 20 animals||ID 20 animals||n/a|
|Forest Ecosystems||Answer 5-15 multiple-choice or T/F questions on each ecosystem from Forest Stories||
Answer 10-15 multiple-choice or T/F questions on each ecosystem from Ecosystem Descriptions
Identify two tree or shrub samples chosen from the list of species for each ecosystem
|Map and Compass||Quiz: 10 multiple-choice questions on identifying map symbols||Map Symbols: 10 multiple-choice questions on interpreting map symbols
Compass: Provide a compass bearing to reach a given point, and pace out the distance between two points
|Map Symbols: 10 multiple-choice questions on interpreting map symbols
Compass: Complete a compass trail by providing the bearings and distances between three points
|Tree Measurement||n/a||n/a||Measure the merchantable height and diameter of mature trees; determine the total volume in the plot and the volume per acre|
|Senior Forest Management Quiz||n/a||n/a||Answer 10-20 multiple-choice or T/F questions on forest management and forestry|
|Quiz Bowl||n/a||n/a||Teams compete (one at a time) in a timed session, to answer 12 questions about forestry. Teams have 10 seconds to begin a response and 10 seconds to finish (per question), and then answer as many questions as they can in a five minute Speed Quiz|