Conservation Speaking & Poster Contests
The Langlade County Contest was held January 13

Conservation Poster ContestWhere would we BEE without pollinators, contest logo.
2020 Theme: Where would we BEE without pollinators?

Winning entries advance to regional and state competition! The regional contest is scheduled for January 24 in Antigo.

Contact Molly McKay for more information:
mmckay@co.langlade.wi.us            
715-627-6292
 
Or visit for more information:
https://wisconsinlandwater.org/events/youth-poster-speaking-contest
 

Educational Activities

Looking for a lesson or speaker for your classroom or youth group?
Langlade County Land Conservation staff are excited for youth education on conservation topics!

Lessons include:
  • Pollinator Health
  • Soil Conservation
  • Recycling
  • Shoreland Restoration
  • Invasive Species
  • And more
Special topics available on request - contact us with ideas!
Youth Conservation Camp

APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED

The Langlade County Land Conservation Committee and Department provide scholarships to attend the WI Land+Water Youth Conservation Camp for up to two (2) local students each year. Each scholarship covers $200 of the $250 camp registration fee, which includes meals, snacks, lodging, and a t-shirt. Transportation to and from camp must be provided by students parents/guardians.

WI Land+Water Youth Conservation Camp is for students entering grades 9-12 for the following school year. Camp will be held at North Lakeland Discovery Center, 215 County Hwy W, Manitowish Waters, WI.  More information about camp can be found at http://wisconsinlandwater.org/events/youth-conservation-camps.

Conservation Camp will include nature hikes, canoeing, lake research, teambuilding, forest and wildlife biology, and more! Students have fun, meet counselors who work in the conservation field, and make friends with other students with similar interests from around the state.

To apply for the scholarship submit a letter of interest by March 2.
Please include:
  • Name
  • Contact information – phone, address, email
  • Grade entering for next school year
  • Why you are interested in attending camp
  • Your interest in natural resources
  • Any accomplishments/awards you have received
  • Involvement in leadership and activities
  • What you hope to gain by attending camp
  • What you hope to bring to your community through attending camp
  • Any other details you think the scholarship reviewers should know
Check back here for more information on scholarship opportunities or contact the office with questions.