Students who participate in the Envirothon are poised to become better-informed, active participants in natural resource management and problem-solving. Those who are considering careers in natural resources conservation have the added benefit of interacting with conservation professionals at training sessions and the event itself.
The New Jersey Envirothon has plenty of benefits for students. By participating, students will:
The New Jersey Envirothon also benefits educators in many ways and will help them to:
“The Envirothon has taken my students all over New Jersey and North America, from Nova Scotia to the Gulf Coast, and even to the high country of the Grand Tetons. These will be some of the greatest experiences in their lives. Many have gone on to have successful environmental science careers.”
For more information about the Envirothon, contact the NJ Envirothon Coordinator or your local Soil Conservation District.