According to a Walworth County Press Release, 8th grader Madison Wojciuch, who attends Traver Elementary in Lake Geneva, has won first place in the junior division of the Wisconsin Land and Water Conservation Association’s 65th Annual Conservation Awareness Poster
Contest. This is the first time in 14 years that a student from Walworth County has won at the state level. The 2022 contest theme was “Healthy Soils: Healthy Life”. Wojciuch’s entry now moves on to represent Wisconsin at the National Association of Conservation Districts’ (NACD) Poster Contest at the NACD annual meeting in February 2023.