Nine area students recently participated in the first session of the 35th annual Field Ecology Summer Regional Governor’s School hosted at Dabney S. Lancaster Community College, June 10-20. Participants from Botetourt County were: (from left) Jack Metheny (Central Academy Middle School), Macy Williams (CAMS), Lydia Yopp, (CAMS), Maya Dorra (Read Mountain Middle School), Shannon Forson (CAMS).
Eight area students recently participated in the second session of the 35th annual Field Ecology Summer Regional Governor’s School hosted at Dabney S. Lancaster Community College June 24-July 5. Participants from Botetourt County were: (from left) Ryleigh Rothert (Read Mountain Middle School), Shannon Forson (Central Academy Middle School), Macy Williams (CAMS), Lydia Yopp (CAMS).

For the 35th year, Dabney S. Lancaster Community College in Clifton Forge hosted the Field Ecology Summer Regional Governor’s School from June 10 to July 5. Thirteen students from five middle and high schools in the DSLCC service area learned about ecology by studying nature outdoors rather than in the classroom. The students examined forests and wildlife throughout the highlands…



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