Current Issue

2018 Teacher Workshop Presentations (for upcoming 2019 Current Issue Topic):

Kip Kolesinskas – Farming Forward- Challenges and Opportunities in a Changing Climate (PDF)

Nancy Marek- Using UAS, Temporal Signatures, RGB Imagery to Map the Distribution of Understory Invasive Species in the Temperate Deciduous Forest.  Note- large file, please download.  Give the video on the second to last page time to load, turn up sound, and enjoy!

Content Leader: Jane Seymour (CT DEEP Wildlife)  Email:

The 2018 Current Issue is: Rangeland 

Current Issue Learning Objectives  (From NCF Envirothon)

Visit NCF Envirothon for more information and resource links.

Current Issue CT Focus Resources:


HorsebarnHillText (PDF)  Presentation by Jack Clausen

Wildlife Habitats A History of change for CT (PDF) Note: Use arrow keys to advance pages like a slide show.

Grazing_Management_and_Soil_Health (PDF)

Rangelands – Envirothon October 2017 Workshop  (PDF)

Bobolink (PDF)

Grassland Species (PDF)



Grassland   (especially Grassland Conservation) Research study comparing nest success with different grazing practices.

Other Early Successional Habitat (Managing Grasslands, Shrubland and Young forest)


Threatened and Endangered

Hay/Pasture  (Pasture and Hayland Management)