Conservation Carnival for county fifth graders

Calhoun County fifth graders were in Pittsboro recently for the annual Conservation Carnival hosted by NRCS. Ten different stations were set up where students visited in groups to learn about different aspects of conservation. Pictured above, from right, are Nyi’Jarious Slaughter, Camron Hastings and Desarae Judion from Vardaman meeting an alligator up close with Deborah Waz from the Museum of Natural Science. Photos by Joel McNeece