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Monday, May 8, 2023

Record numbers compete at Hamilton County Envirothon

An Envirothon team identifies coniferous and deciduous tree species at the Forestry station.

Record numbers competed at the twenty-ninth annual Hamilton County Envirothon held May 3, where eight teams of high school students took tough, science-focused tests and battled for first place.  The Hamilton County Soil and Water Conservation District organizes and hosts the event annually.

“The Hamilton County Envirothon provides an interscholastic competition in an academic setting,” said Nicole Curtin, Long Lake Envirothon adviser.  “My teams gain exposure to other students from our county, and great, real-life applications of science concepts.”

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