The 29th annual Hamilton County Envirothon is Wednesday May 3rd, 2023, from 9:15 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. at the Hamilton County Soil and Water Conservation District, 103 County View Drive, Lake Pleasant.
Students hike the nature trail and complete exams written and administered by conservation professionals in each of the 5 test categories. Exams are scored the day of the event, and certificates are distributed during the awards ceremony after lunch. The first place team from the Hamilton County Envirothon has the opportunity to compete at the New York State Envirothon. The winner of the state competition will compete at the national event.
Students attending public and home schools are welcome to participate. Envirothon advisers organize student teams, hold study sessions, and are responsible for obtaining transportation to the Hamilton County and New York State events.
2022 Envirothon Winners
- First place: Bryon and Friends, Long Lake Central School
- Second place: Bob Rossians, Wells Central School
- Third place: Wells Central School: Pigs Might Fly, Wells Central School
Date, Time and Location
What to Wear
In the event of a tie, teams will answer a tie-breaker question(s).
State and National
The winner of the state competition will compete at the National Conservation Foundation’s Envirothon July 23rd- 29th, 2023 in New Brunswick, Canada.
Disclosures and Waivers
By participating in the Hamilton County Envirothon, all parties agree to have their photos and / or video taken and published in print and/or electronically unless a written, signed, and dated request is submitted to the District before the day of the event.