Forest Pedagogy

Military Forests and Estates of the Slovak Republic, SOE, actively communicates, educates and works with general public. The Company collaborates with National Forest Centre - Institute of Forestry Consulting and Education in Zvolen

Work with children
Forest Pedagogy

That specific collaboration had fruited into a special training programme, in which a team of forest educators was trained. The team of forest educators consists of employees of MFE with theoretical and practical background in forestry, and they provide expert information on forest and forestry to all age groups. Within the framework of forest pedagogy, the special attention is paid to children. In the process of experiential learning and educational games, the children learn about forestry right in the forest on the walks and in forest sessions.

Forest educators of Military Forests and Estates of the Slovak Republic, SOE are graduates of special education course in Forest pedagogy. They are able to present expert information about the importance of forests, forestry and forest work via experiential learning and games. By this easy method, children or seniors can be taught the knowledge and skills subcosciously.

The forest educators from Malacky, Pliešovce, Kežmarok and Kamenica nad Cirochou collaborate with teachers. They annually organize various gabfests, walks and activities for children, youth and general public. Forest education is suitable for all ages; anyone who loves the forest, nature and everything related.

Chránime budúcnosť

Caring for our future. The principal activity of Military Forests and Estates of the Slovak Republic, SOE, is the wildlife and forest management.

Military Forests
and Estates of the SR, SOE

The company was established to saturate the needs for the efficient and ecological forest and agricultural land management on the military training areas in Slovakia. The state owned enterprise consists of Directorate General and three branch offices in Malacky, Kežmarok and Kamenica nad Cirochou.

More about state enterprise
G.R. Pliešovce
Lesnícka 23, 962 63 Pliešovce
B.O. Malacky
Zámocká 7, 901 01 Malacky
B.O. Kežmarok
Gen. Štefánika 26, 065 03 Podolínec
B.O. Kamenica n/Cirochou
Osloboditeľov 131, 067 83 Kamenica n/Cirochou