Educational Information

Area IV Envirothon

The is a competitive event to help prepare and qualify students for the State Envirothon Competition. It is open to high school and middle school students in Area IV counties which include: 
  • Durham
  • Edgecombe
  • Franklin
  • Granville
  • Halifax
  • Johnston
  • Nash
  • Vance
  • Wake
  • Warren
  • Wilson
The Area IV Envirothon is scheduled to be held on Friday, March 24, 2017 at Johnston County Agricultural Center in Smithfield, NC.  Teams  will be competing to advance to the State Envirothon, which will be held at Cedarock Park in Burlington, NC on April 29, 2017.    

Environmental Education Program

The District staff are available to provide educational resources to public and private primary and secondary schools throughout the year. The staff will visit classrooms and make presentations to students and assist teachers with environmental education. Please call our office at 252-237-5147 ext. 3 to schedule a presentation for your students or group.

Resource Conservation Workshop

The Annual Resource Conservation Workshop is held in June each year at North Carolina State University. This workshop provides rising sophomores, juniors and seniors a week-long learning experience with concentrations in conservation, forestry, wastewater, and fisheries. If interested in attending please contact the Soil and Water Conservation Office at 252-237-5147 ext. 3.