Before we announce our winners, a few words of thanks are in order.
Thank you to our sponsor Smithfield Foods for your generous contribution in support of the next generation of natural resource managers.
Thank you South Dakota State University for hosting our event.
Thank you to the judges, proctors and volunteers who put in time, often quite a bit of it, to make this event a success.
Thank you to the coaches and parents who helped and supported in a myriad of different ways.
And most of all, thank you to all the participants who put forth the effort and stepped out in trying something new. We salute you.
Now on to our winners!
Congratulations to the 2016 South Dakota Envirothon Winners: Tripp/Gregory 4H!
The five member team took top honors and were also the high scoring team in soils and wildlife.
Congratulations runners up Grant County 4H who were the high scoring team in forestry, aquatic ecology and the current issue test.
Congratulations to Alcester Hudson 1 for their exceptional presentation, shown here wowing the judges Aquatic Invasives.
We are already planning for the SD Envirothon 2017. Plan to be there! (During the spring break week of SDSU).