The Envirothon® is a multi-level program consisting of in-class curriculum with hands-on outdoor field experiences, where students can learn natural resource management techniques from natural resource professionals. At all levels of competition, the Envirothon program encourages students to think critically and creatively about the natural world and their place in it.The NCF-Envirothon is a program of the National Conservation Foundation (NCF), a 501(c)3 organization that works to develop the next generation of conservation leaders. The NCF-Envirothon Operating Committee is appointed by the NCF to provide support, guidance, expertise and more on the direction of the NCF-Envirothon program and competition. Working in partnership with conservation agencies, organizations and educational institutions, Envirothon programs are organized and conducted across the United States, Canada and China each year. These state/provincial/partner nation programs are the first level of the broader NCF-Envirothon experience. Extensive organization and planning are required at all levels to ensure the success of the Envirothon . All organizational levels of the Envirothon program must work together to promote the program, raise funds to cover program expenses, organize and conduct Envirothon competitions, and recruit advisors and teams to participate in the program.
National Conservation Foundation
The mission of the National Conservation Foundation (NCF) is to identify and advance strategic programs and partnerships to deliver conservation solutions through locally led conservation and to develop the next generation of conservation leaders. The vision of the National Conservation Foundation is to support delivery of locally led conservation and to create future conservation leaders.
To learn more, visit: National Conservation Foundation