Area 2
Soil & Water Conservation Districts Education Contests

The North Carolina Association of Soil & Water Conservation Districts hosts yearly conservation contests. Each District decides which contests they will offer locally. Contests available are:

Poster Contest - Grades 3-6

Essay Contest - Grade 6-12

Slide Show Contest - Grade 6-12

Public Speaking Contest - Grade 6-12

Area 2 SWCDs host the Area 2 Contest Night on the third Thursday in March each year where District-winning students are recognized and District Public Speaking Winners compete.

This year's competition is being hosted by Burke SWCD; if you have any questions please contact Lea-Ann Branch (828) 439-9727 or The event will be held at the Morganton Community House.