On May 4, 2017, the 27th annual Oswego County Envirothon was held at the Camp Hollis in the Town of Oswego. Students from Altmar-
At the Envirothon, students on the eleven participating teams were tested on their knowledge in the subject areas of aquatics, current environmental issues, forestry, soils, and wildlife, by taking hands-
Aquatics first place: APW
Current Issues first place: APW
Forestry first place: APW
Soils first place: APW
Wildlife first place: Central Square
Verbal Presentation first place: Oswego team 1
Unified Team Award: Pulaski team 2
Spirit Award: Hannibal
As recognition for their first place overall performance, each member of the winning team from APW High School received a $100.00 Hank Cosselman Memorial Scholarship from the Oswego County Federation of Sportsmen’s Clubs and a $100.00 scholarship from NRG Oswego Harbor Power. Each member of the Oswego second place team will receive a $100.00 scholarship from Pathfinder Fish & Game Club.
Each Central Square team member won a $100.00 Excellence in Wildlife scholarship courtesy of Ed Hogan, for winning the Wildlife category.
The success of this year’s event was made possible by the participating students and advisors, many volunteers, and the additional support of numerous local sponsors; Agri-
The Envirothon students from APW participated in the New York State Envirothon at Hobart & William Smith Colleges in Geneva, NY on May 24 & 25, 2017 and placed 6th out of 46 teams!
May 4, 2017: APW High School Envirothon team with their many medals and awards after taking 1st place overall.
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May 4, 2017: Students from Paul V. Moore High School in Central Square answer questions about soils at the Oswego County Envirothon.
|Agricultural Value Assessment|
|Vegetation Control - AQUATIC|
|Vegetation Control - TERRESTRIAL|
|Conservation Field Day|
|Plant a Tree|