N.C. Department of Environmental Quality educating next generation to appreciate, protect environment

nc-env-logo-jpgOne of the most important jobs in the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality is educating the next generation to appreciate and protect the environment.

“And if you’re gonna educate children, you better bring your ‘A’ game,” says DEQ Secretary Michael Regan.

So for this year’s Read Across America celebration, staff with the Department of Environmental Quality used their creative genius to design an event that the students and teachers at Barwell Road Elementary in Raleigh will likely not soon forget.

Read more about the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality’s effort to educate children about the importance of protecting the environment.