About

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 training,teaching, and competition to high school students and their teachers.

Students measure the height of trees with Clinometers

Mission

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.

Objectives

Awareness – students shall cultivate an awareness of and sensitivity to the environment.

Knowledge – students shall procure an understanding of the interdependence between people and ecosystems.

Attitude – students shall develop a dedication and motivation to protect the environment.

Application – students shall obtain skills to identify, investigate, and contribute to solutions of environmental issues.

Fun! – students shall build lasting memories through great comradery 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.