2018 WV Envirothon to be held at Jackson's Mill, Lewis County, April 19-20. It is open to high school students grades 9-12. A team consists of five members and can be created through school clubs, home school groups, 4-H groups, scout troops, and more. Participants explore current environmental and earth sciences within the framework of five disciplines: aquatics, forestry, soils, wildlife, and a current environmental topic.
What is the Envirothon?
The West Virginia Envirothon is a conservation education program and competition for students in grades 9 through 12. The West Virginia Envirothon focuses on five subject areas: aquatics, forestry, soils, wildlife, and a current environmental topic. By participating in the Envirothon program students learn about West Virginia's diverse ecosystem and how they can help conserve and protect it for future generations.
How can I participate?
To participate in the West Virginia Envirothon, you must first put together a team of five students and one adult advisor/chaperone. Teams can be created through school clubs, home school groups, classes, 4-H groups, scout troops, etc. The next step is to register your team for the upcoming West Virginia Envirothon, get your study materials and prepare for the competition. Teams are tested on their natural resource knowledge, skills, and problem-solving abilities.
Envirothon Information and Resources
2018 Team Info and RegistrationTeam Registration Form
Team Medical Publicity Release Form
Volunteer Registration Form
Volunteer medical Publicity Release form
Member Advisor Checklist
Envirothon Scholarship Information
First Place Team: $5,000
Previous Envirothon Scores2017 WV Envirothon FINAL Scores.pdf
2018 Envirothon Training Opportunities
Policy and Procedures
West Virginia Envirothon Study Materials
2018 West Virginia Envirothon Fifth Topic
Top Five Presentation
At the end of the competition, all posters not picked up will be recycled.
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Want to get involved?
For additional information, contact Envirothon Chairman Wayne McKeever by email at firstname.lastname@example.org