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Forum 2012, June - YPEF ICC Meeting in Sagadi



   Estonian forestry and forest education - Krista Keedus, Head of Sagadi Forest Centre. 458 million m3 of growing stock, 10 million m3 felling volume, 12 million m3 of annual growth.



National stages:

   Austria - National Stage Contest   24th of April 2012, Technical Forestry High School Bruck / Mur (Styria).


   Czech - Regional rounds 26. 4. 2012; Hranice, Písek, Trutnov, Žlutice. National round 16.5.2012; Kostelec nad Černými lesy.


   Estonia - YPEF National Stage in Estonia. 4th April 2012. One national stage.


   Greece - Date of the national and final contest -> Same school year -> Final Stage on 21st of March.


   Latvia - Final of the National stage in Latvia was held in May, 2012. Participants - 116 schools, 6800 pupils.


   Poland - Poland’s qualifying stage of YPEF contest in numbers: 2315 teams,  505 schools participating (junior highschools and highschools), 254 YPEF schools. National final in Warsaw University of Life Sciences.


   Portugal - 1st Test – April 20th. Participation of: 187 pupils; 68 teams; 22 schools; 10 district. Run-off test, May 18th.



Discussion presentations:

   Educational materials - 19 countries with 20 question from each gives 380, Europe with  60 questions 60  in our bank we have 440.           


   Minicontest - Organizing two different - whole European scale - mini contest: Forest quiz – with questions prepared volountarily; Photo contest strongly devoted to FOREST.


   Final stage program - Northern Estonia, Lahemaa national park, Sagadi manor. Participants from 12 countries – min 60 people.



Text documents

   ICC meeting in Sagadi - program - Meeting of the YPEF International Contest Commission, June 27- 28, 2012, Sagadi, Estonia.


   YPEF final program - YPEF 2011/2012 European (Final) Stage in Sagadi, Estonia, 26th – 27th September 2012.