Environmental Education

Orange County Soil and Water Conservation offers educator training and student programs to advance environmental literacy among its citizens. Staff members Gail Hughes and Lisa Pope are trained environmental educational specialist that are available for educational needs.

Conservation Contests

Annual conservation themed contests that will promote students' attitude of stewardship for our natural resources. For information detailing the current year theme, rules, tips and more, please choose from the following the contest you are interested in. 

Poster Contest

The 2023 poster contest for students in the 3rd - 5th grade is now closed.   Winners will be announced soon.

Kids at education class with instructor in a hole in the ground

Contest Documents

  1. Educational Services
  2. Programs, Contests & Services

Educational Services offered

  • Training in environmental education curriculum
  • Hands-on activities for children or adults
  • Academic contests and programs
  • Environmental field days for public, private, and home school students
  • Outdoor classroom development