U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

Alaska Migratory Bird Calendar Contest

Students Conserving Alaska's Migratory Birds 

2020 Theme was "AK Bird Babies" 

 

2020 Grand Prize Winner: Literature

Destini Paxton, Tokatna

Spring Things

The baby birds are hatching

and learning how to sing.

Somehow the weather gives them clues

And tells them that it's Spring.

When they have their feathers

And learn to flap their wings.

They jump into the blue bright sky

And try.

2020 Grand Prize Winner: Posters

Erin Ahsoak, Aleknagik

2020 Grand Prize Poster winner; Erin Ahsoak, Aleknagik
2020 Grand Prize Poster winner; Erin Ahsoak, Aleknagik

Congratulations!

Thanks to all of the students who entered the 2020 Alaska Migratory Bird Calendar Contest. In addition, we would like to thank every teacher who spent classroom time giving students the guidance necessary to enter.

Below is the list of local winners. The local first place winners from each contest was sent to Anchorage where the statewide contest was held.

  State-wide

Local Winners:

Alaska Maritime NWR
Alaska Peninsula/Becharof NWR
Innoko NWR
Izembek NWR
Kodiak NWR
Koyukok/Nowitna/NWR
Selawik NWR
Tetlin NWR
Togiak NWR
Yukon Delta NWR 
Yukon Flats NWR