Natural Resources Academy

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The Natural Resources Academy allows students to prepare for careers in several pathways.  Whether students want to work in the forestry industry, the aquaculture industry, or horticulture areas, there are options leading to careers working with natural resources both animal and plants. Students will learn how ecosystems are interconnected and how the production and harvesting of our natural resources are planned and managed to create a sustainable industry.

Classes //

  • Natural Resources Science
  • Forestry
  • Ecology Streams, Lakes, & Forests
  • Intro to Ag. Science
  • Ecology Oceans, Bays, Estuaries
  • Marine Biology
  • Zoology
  • Intro to Horticulture
  • Advanced 
  • Horticulture
  • Greenhouse Operations
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Science
    *Please note that all classes may not be listed and may change

Careers //

  • Forestry
  • Ecologist
  • Biologist
  • Aquaculturist
  • Agriculturist
  • Marine Biologist
  • Zoologist
  • Park Ranger/Department of Fish & Wildlife
  • Botanist
  • Horticulturist
  • Farmer/Rancher
  • Agribusiness
  • Environmentalist
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Environmentalist