By KAROLYN GEPHART
Applications are being accepted for the 2018-2019 Youth Environmental Council.
Applicants must be entering their sophomore, junior or senior year of high school from one of the four Pearland area high schools.
YEC members will work with Keep Pearland Beautiful staff to prepare and lead presentations for scouts, elementary and middle school students.
YEC members can also volunteer at exhibits and outreach events or work behind the scenes with KPB event preparation.
Field trips may also be arranged to teach YEC members about water surface treatment plants, recycling, litter prevention, clean water, sustainability, reforestation, and other green programs.
For more information, visit the Youth Environmental Council app.
Keep Pearland Beautiful is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit environmental organization affiliated with Keep Texas Beautiful, Inc. and Keep America Beautiful, Inc.
The vision of Keep Pearland Beautiful is that Pearland will be the cleanest and most beautiful city in Texas.
KPB address is 5800 Magnolia Street in Pearland.