Team Training Corner

Envirothon NB 2015 Workshops

  • May 16th, 2015: Spring Workshop - Irishtown Nature Park, Moncton (mainly hands-on with Forestry, Wildlife, Aquatics, and Current Topic)

    Details - ECOFEST 2015

    To register for this workshop, please contact Pamela Fowler (

    Previous 2015 workshops

  • March 21st, 2015: Bernice MacNaughton High School - Team Training Workshop (Soils, Wildlife, Aquatics, Forestry) Snow date: March 28th

    Schedule: Envirothon NB Workshop - March 21 2015

    Below are the Presentation Slides from the workshop:

  • February 21st, 2015: UNB Geology & Forestry Building Rm 203, Fredericton - Team Training Workshop (Current Topic and Oral Presentation Tips, Judging Criteria), Snow date: February 28th


    Envirothon NB 2014 Workshops

  • Monday April 14, 2014 - Spring Workshop - Elmhurst Outdoors 9:45 - 2pm

  • March 29, 2014 - Team Training Workshop (Four Field Test Topics)
    - RESCHEDULED from Feb. 15 storm day - Team Training Workshop (Soils, Wildlife, Aquatics, Forestry)
    Location: University of New Brunswick, Forestry and Geology Building, Fredericton

    1. Aquatics Presentation - presented by Susan Linkletter, Petitcodiac Watershed Alliance
    2. Wildlife Presentation - presented by Kelly Honeyman, J.D. Irving Limited
    3. Forestry Presentation - presented by Bernie Daigle, Natural Resources Canada
    4. Soils Presentation - presented by Sheldon Hann, Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada

  • March 15th, 2014 - Team Training Workshop (Current Topic and Oral Presentation Tips)
    The slide shows for the two presentations from this workshop can be downloaded by clicking the links below.
    1. Food Security in NB presented by Roxana Atkinson

    2. Oral Presentation Judging Presentation presented by Bernie Daigle

    Note The Scenario for the 2014 Current Topic Oral Presentation portion of the competition was emailed to Teams' Advisors 4 weeks prior to the competition. Any questions about the scenario will be sent to the coordinator. Answers will be returned with the questions to all Advisors to share with their teams.

    Envirothon NB 2013 Workshops:

    Saturday, April 20th
    Location: Elmhurst Outdoors
    Teams must select 2 members from each team (or each school/group can bring half of its students) due to the capacity of the lodge.

    Please arrive between 10 - 10:30 am and bring a bag lunch.
    The workshop will begin at 10:30 am.

    The students were be divided into 2 groups and will rotate around three stations that will last 90 minutes each.
    Station 1 -Soils - Soils Workshops - April 20 2013
    Station 2 - Forestry equipment
    Station 3- Forest ecology

    Date: April 6, 2013
    Conference Call: Current Topic, Tips on Presenting, Scenario.

    Below is the audio link to the Scenario call.

    Scenario and Current Topic Audio Call

    Date: February 16, 2013
    Location: Bernice MacNaughton High School


    Aquatics Workshop Presentation - Feb 16, 2013

    Wildlife Workshop Presentation - Feb 16, 2013

    Forestry Workshop Presentation - Feb 16, 2013

    For more information, refer to the below past years materials.

    Water monitoring

    Macroinvertabrate Indentification link

    20 macro-invertabrates (Provides a life history of 20 macro-invertebrates)
    Save our stream
    Macroinvertebrates ID (Slideshow about macro-invertebrates and how to identify them)
    Name that bug (Great on-line game on identification)
    ID Key
    Watershed health(Offers lots of info and additional links to more macro-invertebrates and how to collect and identify them)
    Insects in trout streams(Excellent pictures)
    Fisher monk(Guide for identifying mayflies)
    Mayfly id
    Introduction to benthic...
    easy to use PDF
    Insects fact sheets(The fact sheet are nicely illustrated and informative)
    Resources from Maryland Envirothon (Introduction to the anatomy, life cycle, adaptations, and use in biomonitoring)

    Workshops from 2012

    Aquatic presentation 2012
    Forestry presentation 2012
    Soil presentation 2012
    Wildlife presentation 2012

    Sustainable community design
    Presentation Skills
    Judging Criteria and Information
    Low Impact Development / Non-point Source Pollution

    For presentations from past years, please visit the Envirothon NB Workshop Archives 2007-2010.

    Envirothon NB Curriculum Guide

    Envirothon NB Curriculum Guide - This document links the Envirothon NB Learning Objectives with the Atlantic High School Science curriculum.