The National Conservation Foundation Envirothon national competition is being hosted by Maryland beginning Sunday July 23 and running through July 28. Headquarters will be Mt. St. Marys University. Teams from throughout the US and Canada will be competing for scholarship money and to be crowned the Envirothon champion. Activities are scheduled throughout the week for those attending including a tour of Frederick county farms, a trip to Washington D.C., and a Maryland crab feast. Refer to the website at www.envirothon.org for more information.