The Richland Parish 4-H Outdoor Skills Program encompasses the initiative goals of volunteer leadership capacity building for youth and families and the environmental stewardship with commitments from the Louisiana State University Ag Center. The 4-H Outdoor Skills Program is an active program that is attractive to both youth and adults. The program uses positive learning and interaction with youth and adult role models. The disciplines are modeled after the National 4-H Shooting Sports Program and administered by state and nationally certified-state leaders consisting of extension personnel and volunteers.The 4-H Outdoor Skills Program is an activity for everyone- girls boys young old urban and rural. Participation in the program is not limited by skill or physical abilities. The 4-H Outdoor Skills Program is open to any youth ages 9-19 regardless of where they attend school. It is a fun action-oriented program.