Extreme Makeover - Ranger District Edition Quiz

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Test your knowledge of the Extreme Makeover and the experience of the staff on the Deer River Ranger District.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Deer River Ranger District is located in what National Forest?
    • A. 

      Chippewa NF

    • B. 

      Superior NF

    • C. 

      Ottawa NF

  • 2. 
    The Extreme Makeover – Ranger District Edition DVD is about…
    • A. 

      A failed attempt to apply for the REAL, nationally syndicated television show

    • B. 

      One Ranger District’s successful reduction of their environmental footprint and operating costs

    • C. 

      A District Ranger’s guide to interior design

  • 3. 
    What are the Six Environmental Footprint areas on which the Deer River Ranger District focused their efforts?
    • A. 

      Electricity, Natural Gas Use, Renewable Energy, Renewable Resources, Riparian Habitat Protection, and Sustainable Forestry

    • B. 

      Native Species Protection, Recreational Improvements, Timber Accounting, NEPA Analysis, Rangeland Management, and Green Building

    • C. 

      Energy, Water, Green Purchasing, Fleet and Transportation, Waste Prevention/Recycling, and Sustainable Leadership

  • 4. 
    How did the Deer River Ranger District accomplish their cost and environmental resource savings?
    • A. 

      They had so much money laying around that they didn’t know what to do with it

    • B. 

      Luck

    • C. 

      Cooperative efforts and planning among district employees and supervisors

  • 5. 
    In what footprint area did the Deer River RD save the most money?
    • A. 

      Energy

    • B. 

      Fleet and Transportation

    • C. 

      Water

  • 6. 
    In what footprint area did the Deer River RD save the most natural resources?
    • A. 

      Energy

    • B. 

      Fleet and Transportation

    • C. 

      Water

  • 7. 
    What sort of savings do think the Deer River RD achieved in one year?
    • A. 

      Less than $10,000

    • B. 

      Between $10,001 and $30,000

    • C. 

      Over $30,000

  • 8. 
    The Extreme Makeover Team is made up of:
    • A. 

      Private sector sustainability consultants

    • B. 

      WO sustainability experts

    • C. 

      Deer River and Chippewa NF employees

  • 9. 
    The Extreme Makeover – Ranger District Edition DVD is:
    • A. 

      A fictitious story about a group of environmentally ambitious Forest Service employees

    • B. 

      A true story about a Ranger District making efforts to reduce their local environmental impact (with a couple of plot lines thrown in to get a few laughs)

    • C. 

      A documentary about one Ranger District carrying out orders from the WO

  • 10. 
    The staff on the Deer River RD are now:
    • A. 

      Working as actors in Hollywood

    • B. 

      Probably fishing

    • C. 

      Connecting with community and continually thinking of ways to expand the ‘extremeness’ of their makeover

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