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Lithuanian National Stage

In 2011 12th of May plenty of young forest friends you could met in the corridors of Lithuanian University of Agriculture Faculty of Forestry and Ecology. Two events toked place under one roof: National stage of the contest "Young People in European Forests" and traditionally National Contest of Forestry. 5 teams of pupils were registered for the YPEF Contest, unfortunately just 3 teams, because of various reasons were able to take part in the Contests 12th of May.

Visit of Forest Friends Association representatives at the YPEF National Stage in Czech Republic

On 3rd-5th of June representatives of Forest Friends Association (TPL) from Poland – prof. Albert Dudek, Anna Trzosińska and Bożena Kawecka had a pleasure to attend the  Czech National Stage of YPEF organized by Ing. Stanislav Jansky and  Český svaz ochránců přírody (ČSOP), with support of Mayor of Pilsen City.
The YPEF contest was combined with Ecology Olympic Contest.  The participants of the contest were ten best teams from Czech schools, three persons in each team, chosen from 3 000 participants who started at the beginning.

In Poland results of the first step...

In Poland results of the first step of national stage, that took place on 28th April, has been accepted. On 30th  May meeting of National Contest Commission took place in Warsaw University of Life Science. Commission accepted 3012 tests from 620 polish schools. 14 teams got the highest score-50 points.

National Stage in Hungary

The first round of international contest "Young People in European Forests" in Hungary was completed successfully. The contest took place in the participating schools on 28 April. The final round in Hungary will be held at the Forestry Information Centre (Erdészeti Információs Központ, 1021-Budapest Budakeszi út 91.) on 25 June 2011.

National Stage in Poland

In Poland  Regional Contest Commissions are about to finish their work and send the regional results to the National Contest Commission.

National Stage in PolandRegional Contest Commission in Zielona Góra during work on 18th of May. From left: Janusz Zawada: Forest District Zielona Góra, Jacek Śliwiński - Forest District Zielona Góra, Krzysztof Poczekaj - Forest District Zielona Góra, Edyta Bakalarz – Forest Friends Association (Forest Division Mieszkowice), Andrzej Szelążek - Forest Friends Association (Forest Divison Mieszkowice)

National Stage of contest in Lithuania

On 12th of May National Stage of contest in Lithuania took place. During this stage participants had two tasks: to represent their circle, club, school forestry and make a test. Special thanks to Mindaugas Maksvytis and Lithuanian National Commission.