Resource Conservation Workshop in Raleigh, NC

Each year the Buncombe County Soil and Water Conservation District sponsors two students to go to the state Resource Conservation Workshop in Raleigh with all expenses paid. This year’s workshop will take place June 26-July, 2011 and will focus on teaching students about natural resources and their management in todays environment.

Eligible students must be a sophomore of junior in high school and demonstrate an interest in natural resource conservation.  More information about the workshop can be found at

If you are a current student or know of a student who would be interested in an opportunity to attend this year’s workshop, please contact Holly Jordan at for additional details on how to apply for this year’s sponsorship.