|2019 Armstrong County Envirothon Competition Results|
The 14th Armstrong County Envirothon was held at the Outdoor Discovery Center on April 24, 2019. Eleven teams of high school students from Armstrong High School, Apollo-Ridge High School, Freeport Senior High School, Leechburg High School, Lenape Tech School, and West Shamokin Jr. Sr. High School competed against each other in the event.
The Envirothon is designed to give students an opportunity to acquire and demonstrate their knowledge of environmental resources and their connection to each other and human activities. The students are challenged in the areas of aquatic ecology, forestry, soil / land use, wildlife, and a current environmental issue. The 2019 current environmental issue was “Agriculture and the Environment-Knowledge and Technology to Feed the World”
The 2020 Armstrong County Envirothon will be held at the Outdoor Discovery Center on April 29th. For additional information contact Jessica Schaub, Envirothon Coordinator at (724) 545-3628.
|1st Place- West Shamokin High School-Rick’s Rangers
Left to Right: Matt Petras, Sam Barker, Sydney Dailey, Ethan Adamson, Kenny Muth
|2nd Place- West Shamokin High School-Golden Geese
Left to Right: Haley Bradeis, Sarah Stephenson, Jenna Miller, Shane Krizmanich, Carter Eddy
|3rd Place Team-Freeport Senior High-Vespula Vulgares
Left to Right: Hayden Bash, Cameron Findlay, David Kinniburgh, Josh McCoy, Tori Negley