Youth Create Viable Environmental Solutions in UDC Competition
Proud champions of the infant school category in the 2015/16 staging of the Urban Development Corporation (UDC)Schools Environmental Competition, Alpha Infant pause for a photo with Sarah Simpson-Tulloch, Director of Natural Resource Management and Environment Planning, UDC after receiving their award. The school’s gully cleaning project engaged multiple agencies, nearby schools and parents in efforts to clean and maintain the cleanliness of the gully which runs adjacent to their school. The UDC stages the competition each year to increase environmental awareness and to engage students in finding solutions to issues affecting the natural environment. Prizes were awarded at the recently held My Croc Adventure & Friends crocodile conservation and environmental fair at Hope Zoo, which is held every other year.