Month: December 2012

2013 Louisiana Envirothon

Envirothon Logo with date_Resized

The 2013 Louisiana Envirothon is scheduled for Saturday,  March 9, 2013 at the LSU AgCenter Burden Center in Baton Rouge. This event is an environmental problem-solving competition for students in grades 6-12.  Teams train and compete by demonstrating their knowledge of environmental science and natural resource management.  The competition focuses on five natural resource areas:  soils and land use, aquatic resources, forestry, wildlife, and a current environmental issue.  The 2013 current environmental issue is Sustainable Rangeland Management.  Teams also present a solution to an environmental problem related to the current issue in an oral presentation.

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