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Primative Tools Workshop Agenda

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Primative Tools Workshop Agenda

Post by ouachita hiker on Tue Jan 12, 2010 1:36 pm

Primitive/Pioneer
Tools Workshop


For
Volunteers and Employees


Ouachita National Forest


February 19 & 20

Mena, Arkansas


Day 1 (Afternoon)


Lunch 12:00 to 1:00 (Grilled Burgers,
Hotdogs, Chips, Tea, Donations Accepted)


Welcome and
first safety message Jim Zornes


Introduction
to Pioneer Tools (What are they? Why are
they still important? Where are they
most needed/used?) Bill Pell


Short demo film of
traditional tools in action (Juniper Wilderness, Florida)


Volunteering
with the Forest Service Jim Zornes (with
PowerPoint) & Sharon Hose


Use of Tools
in the Wilderness Bill Pell & Tom Ferguson


Crosscut saw
safety Fred Strothers


Sharpening
Crosscut Saws Dan Hendrix


Axe Safety
Fred Strothers


Sharpening
Axes Tom Breashears


Crosscut Cutting
Skills Dan Hendrix & Fred Strothers


Axe Cutting
Skills Tom Breashears


Carrying/transporting
Primitive/Pioneer Tools Tom Breashears





Day 2 (Saturday Morning)


Field
Exercises Probably in the Wolf Pen Gap area
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Re: Primative Tools Workshop Agenda

Post by ar.hiker on Wed Jan 13, 2010 10:51 am

Hey Tom, do we need to register with Sharon at the FS or just show up?
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Re: Primative Tools Workshop Agenda

Post by ouachita hiker on Wed Jan 13, 2010 11:26 am

Mark,

I will send you a form to fill out and you can email it to Sharon..
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Re: Primative Tools Workshop Agenda

Post by ar.hiker on Wed Jan 13, 2010 1:07 pm

Thanks, got the email.
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