2019 Area 2 Envirothon
April 25 @ 8:00 am - 1:30 pm
Sponsored by Cuyahoga Soil and Water Conservation District, for more info –> https://cuyahogaswcd.org/programs/envirothon
The 2019 Area 2 Envirothon will be held on April 25, 2019 at Camp Beaumont in Ashtabula County.
Forms for schools and sponsors can be found here under related resouces.
- The deadline for Cuyahoga County transportation scholarships is December 11, 2018.
- Completed registration forms and waivers must be submitted to Cuyahoga SWCD no later than March 15, 2019 – no exceptions!
- Be sure to include alternates on your registration!!
WHAT IS ENVIROTHON
The Envirothon is an international, academic, outdoor competition for high school students, which is designed to stimulate, reinforce and enhance interest in the environment and natural resources. The Envirothon tests students’ knowledge of natural resources in five categories: Soils, Wildlife, Forestry, Aquatics, and Current Environmental Issues. Students compete through team problem solving activities. While each student on an Envirothon team is challenged to contribute his or her personal best, the score that counts at the end of an Envirothon is the team score.
2019 Current Environmental Issue: Agriculture and the Environment: Knowledge & Technology to Feed the World
Five Area Envirothons are conducted around Ohio each spring. The top four teams from each of these Area competitions progress to the Ohio Envirothon in June. This state level contest is held in a different part of Ohio each year. The top-scoring team in the Ohio Envirothon is eligible to compete in the International Envirothon, hosted by a different state or province each year.
Don’t miss this great opportunity for your students!
2019 State Competition: June 2019, Area 3 – click here for a 5-minute video on Envirothon
2019 National Competition: The 2019 national NCF Envirothon Competition will be held July 28-August 2 at North Carolina State, Raleigh, NC. To learn more about the NCF Envirothon Competition, visit www.envirothon.org.