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2014 Federal Duck Stamp Art Contest to be Held Sept. 19 & 20
Mamie Parker scores artwork during the 2013 Federal Duck Stamp Contest. Credit: Garry Tucker/USFWS
The 2014 Federal Duck Stamp Art Contest will be held Friday and Saturday, Sept. 19 and 20, at the National Conservation Training Center in Shepherdstown, W.V. The contest is free and open to the public and will run from 10 a.m. to approximately noon (Eastern time) each day.
Watch the contest live online. (Note: The contest broadcast will begin at 10 a.m. Eastern on Sept. 19 and again at 10 a.m. on Sept. 20 and will stop once the contest has closed for the day.)
The eligible species for the 2014 contest are: brant, Canada goose, northern shoveler, red-breasted merganser and ruddy duck.
2014-2015 Duck Stamps on Sale Now
The 2014-2015 Federal and Junior Duck Stamps debuted on June 27 at a ceremony at the Department of Interior. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe bought the first stamps, kicking off the new year for Duck Stamps.
Put Your Stamp on Conservation! Buy Duck Stamps
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe, right, buys the first 2014-2015 Duck Stamps from Washington, D.C., postmaster Gerald Roane. USFWS photo.
South Dakota Artist Adam Grimm Wins 2013 Federal Duck Stamp Contest With His Oil Painting of a Pair of Canvasbacks
High-resolution image of winning art
Hoyt Smith, of Tulsa, Okla., placed second with acrylic painting of a single cinnamon teal.
Ron Louque, of Charlottesville, Va., took third place with his acrylic painting of a trio of canvasbacks.
2013 Federal Duck Stamp Contest Scoring & List of Entered Artists (.pdf files)
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September 16, 2014