Landscape Management and Environmental Technologies is an exciting career program. Sussex Tech, in partnership with county and state agencies, provides Sussex County students an opportunity to prepare for a dynamic profession within landscape management and environmental technologies. This program provides an intensive three-year educational experience that prepares students for postsecondary employment and education in the rapidly growing landscape and environmental fields.
Modern and real-world environmental problems and practical problem-solving methods provide the central focus for the program. The curriculum provides instruction in a broad spectrum of environmental studies including natural resources, ecology, aquatics, wildlife, wetlands, waste management, alternative energy, environmental law, soils, plant science, forestry, turf management, and landscape design/maintenance. These curriculum topics offer students practical hands-on experiences with state-of-the-art testing and monitoring technology in the outdoor classroom environment and in a new state-of-the-art greenhouse. Students within this career-technical pathway are also eligible to participate in both FFA and Delaware Envirothon competitions.
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