Beaufort Soil and Water Conservation District seeks student to attend workshop

Published 7:50 pm Wednesday, March 2, 2022

The Beaufort Soil and Water Conservation District is looking for a Beaufort County rising sophomore, junior, or senior (present seniors not eligible) with a strong interest in natural resource conservation to attend the 2022 Resource Conservation Workshop in Raleigh. This year’s workshop will be held June 26 – July 1, 2022, on the campus of North Carolina State University.

The primary objective of the workshop is learning about natural resources and their management in today’s global environment. Not only is the workshop a valuable tool in preparing students to become environmentally conscious citizens, but it also provides the potential for earning scholarship monies.

More information can be found at http://www.ncagr.gov/SWC/educational/RCW.html.

An application form you can print and return to the Beaufort Soil and Water Conservation office can be found at http://www.ncagr.gov/SWC/educational/documents/APPLICATIONFORM.pdf. The deadline for applications is April 4 at 4:30 p.m.

Interviews will take place April 7 from 3 – 5 p.m. at the Beaufort SWCD Office located in the Agricultural Center, 155C Airport Road in Washington.

For any questions, contact Debbie Boyd or Ann Williams at the Beaufort Soil and Water Conservation District office by calling 946-4989, Ext. 3.