Oregon Envirothon is a hands on, problem-solving education program and competition that teaches high school students about environmental sciences by immersing them in the ecosystems they study.
Oregon Envirothon works in cooperation with local conservation districts, natural resource associations, educators, and environmental agencies to organize and provide mentorship, training, and competition to high school students and their teachers.
The mission of Oregon Envirothon is to develop knowledgeable, skilled and dedicated citizens who are willing and prepared to work towards achieving and maintaining a natural balance between the quality of life and the quality of the environment.
Awareness – students will cultivate an awareness of and sensitivity to the environment.
Knowledge – students will procure an understanding of the interdependence between people and ecosystems.
Attitude – students will develop a dedication and motivation to protect the environment.
Application – students will obtain skills to identify, investigate, and contribute to solutions of environmental issues.
Fun! – students will build lasting memories and friendships while having fun.
Oregon Envirothon is an equal opportunity 501(c)(3) not-for-profit domestic corporation, providing services to the public without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, and marital or family status.