Youth Environmental Conference
The YEC is a weekend conference in the fall filled with environmental activities geared toward youth between the ages of 13 and 18. The participants attend environmental workshops on subjects such as recycling, clean water, wildlife, etc.
The 2018 conference will be staged at the Charleston Marriott on Oct. 12-14. An idea swap will be featured on Friday and each youth group attending the conference is encouraged to give a three-minute report about their community environmental progjects. Activities planned for Saturday include a visit to the West Virginia State Museum at the Culture Center, a tour of the J.Q. Dickenson Salt Works in Malden and a stop at West Virginia Cashin' Recyclables in Nitro. For more information about the conference or to register, click HERE.