Trout in the Classroom

Ocean County Soil Conservation District, in partnership with the New Jersey Division of Fish & Wildlife and Trout Unlimited, provide a unique learning experience for students through the Trout in the Classroom program. Students raise trout from fry in their classroom then release the fish into a healthy New Jersey stream in the spring. Each year, … Read more

NJ Conservation Annual Poster Contest

The information below is specific to residents of Ocean County. To find out how to enter this contest through your own local Soil District, please visit the National Association of Conservation Districts info page and locate the contact information for your county.  Download the rules and entry form for the Annual Conservation Poster Contest for … Read more

NJ State Envirothon

The New Jersey State Envirothon is an annual competition of high school students testing their knowledge of environmental topics through hands on interactive problem solving at five different stations throughout the day. This multi-day event further tests the team’s understanding of the environment and involves teams from all regions of the United States and Canada. … Read more