The 2019 California Envirothon winning team is the “Red-winged Blackbirds” of Granada Hills Charter High School, Granada Hills, CA (photo). Team members include Aminah Mahadi, Maya Bernstein, Zion Ramirez, Diego Padilla, and Kevin Urrutia; Wendy Hagan is the teacher advisor. They will advance to the National Conservation Federation-Envirothon in Raleigh, NC, July 28-August 2, 2019.
Placing second was team “American Lions” of Arlington High School, Riverside, CA. Team members include Andrew Vargas, Molly DeWitt, Shevani Patel, Ravel Hall and Divya Babaria; Sheri Harris is the teacher advisor.
Placing third was team “The Ents” of Charter Oak High School, Covina, CA. Team members include Adrian Llamas, Jena Ornelas, Nishita Dashpute, Isha Tripathi, and Robert Flores; Pat Foy is the teacher advisor.
CONGRATULATIONS to our winning teams and to all the students and teachers who participated in this year’s event at the Huntley College of Agriculture, Cal Poly Pomona. Best of luck to the “Red-winged Blackbirds”at the National Envirothon!!
We also wish to express our deep gratitude to the many many volunteers, judges, and sponsors who helped make our 2019 event a success and filled with discovery, fun and creativity!