Mar 05

Envirothon Competition Draws Near

Posted on March 5, 2019 at 8:35 AM by Allan Warren

PCD is helping coordinate the regionalSAMi State Envirothon
Envirothon competition this spring at
the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National
Wildlife Refuge. The competition is for
high schoolers, grades 9-12 throughout
North America. Students form teams of
5 and put their wits to the test on topics
such as forestry, aquatic ecology, soil
and land use, wildlife, and agriculture.
The winning teams from regional
competitions...

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Dec 10

Environmental Education Updates

Posted on December 10, 2018 at 8:01 AM by Allan Warren

Water FestivalNow in its 16th year, the Children’s Water Festival is scheduled for March 19, 2019 at the University of Puget Sound. PCD coordinates this annual event for local 5th graders, bringing together 700 students and 120 volunteers for this day of learning. Over 40 organizations contribute their time and energy to offer hands-on learning experiences for the students as they travel around the campus.

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Aug 31

Summer Learning

Posted on August 31, 2018 at 9:43 AM by Allan Warren

Salishan Eco CampThe school year may have ended in June, but our EE program kept quite busy during the summer with science and nature camps, visits to Boys and Girls Clubs, and planning for the upcoming school year.

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