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2022 Louisiana Envirothon held at Capital Park Museum

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For the 16th year, the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) partnered with other
Louisiana organizations to host the Louisiana Envirothon, an environmental problem-solving competition, at the Capitol
Park Museum. On Thursday, Feb. 17, eleven teams participated in the environmental competition that included testing
in aquatics, forestry, soils, wildlife, a current issue and an oral presentation. The 2022 current issue was Waste to
Resources.

Winning teams received recognition, plaques, medals and cash prizes. Participating schools included Arthur F. Smith
Middle Magnet School, Caddo Parish Magnet High School, Calvin High School, Captain Shreve High School, Kenner
Discovery Health Sciences Academy, Live Oak High School, North Caddo Magnet High School, and Patrick F. Taylor
Science & Technology Academy.

Winners of the 2022 Louisiana Envirothon:

First Place: Caddo Parish Magnet High School-The Hue Manatees (Ashini Modi, Alice Hale, Sarah Johnson, Justine
Negron, Anika Alla)

Second Place: Caddo Parish Magnet High School –The Green Team (Alston Zhang, Soren Cate, Mason Sater, Marshall
O’Callaghan, Logan O’Callaghan)

Third Place: Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy (Alex Kraus, Ava Johnson, Nathan Cao, Julia Lagrange, Allie
Johnson)

Highest Scores in Testing Areas:

Caddo Parish Magnet High School-The Hue Manatees: (Ashini Modi, Alice Hale, Sarah Johnson, Justine Negron, Anika
Alla) scored highest in Forestry, Current Issue, Orals, and Wildlife

Calvin High School Future Farmers of America (FFA) (Kaylie Canerday, Kyleigh Blundell, Emma Canerday, Halee Roton,
Karlee Abels) scored highest in Soils

Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy (Alex Kraus, Ava Johnson, Nathan Cao, Julia Lagrange, Allie Johnson)
scored highest in Aquatics

Louisiana Association of Conservation Districts sponsored as a patron level sponsor. Louisiana Environmental Health
Association sponsored at the supporter level. The Kolache Kitchen and Fox Pest Control both sponsored at the friend
level. Learn more about sponsorship opportunities by visiting http://Envirothon2022Sponsorship.

Louisiana Envirothon partnered with the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, Louisiana Department of
Agriculture & Forestry, Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries, Louisiana Environmental Education Commission,
LSU School of Plant, Environmental & Soil Sciences, LSU Superfund Basic Research Program, Shreveport Aquarium, and
Southern University and A&M College – Urban Forestry Program to host the competition.

For more information on Envirothon, please visit www.deq.louisiana.gov/envirothon or follow Louisiana Envirothon on
Facebook, https://www.facebook.com/Louisiana-Envirothon-143476735949/.

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