Buy Junior Duck Stamps
help fund conservation education
Each year, students in kindergarten through grade twelve compete in a free wildlife art contest. The object of the contest for students to show what they have learned about waterfowl and wetland conservation by drawing or painting a native North American duck, goose or swan. The national best of show artwork provides the design for the Junior Duck Stamp, which the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service sells for $5.
How to buy Junior Duck Stamps
USPS Postal Store
Your National Wildlife Refuges
www.fws.gov/refuges to find a refuge near you.
Call ahead to ensure they sell the stamps
Junior Duck Stamps are favored by students, parents, educators, stamp collectors, bird enthusiasts and others who support wildlife art and educational opportunities. Your purchase increases funds available for wildlife education and habitat conservation across the United States.
All proceeds from stamp sales are invested to fund scholarships and other recognition for program participants and to produce and distribute Junior Duck Stamp Program environmental education materials and resources.
Support the next generation of conservationists and buy a Junior Duck Stamp today! Along with the Federal Migratory Bird Conservation and Hunting Stamp (Duck Stamp), the new Junior Duck Stamp is released July 1 each year by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service during our First Day of Sale event.
It you would like to sell Junior Duck Stamps at your location, it is easy to become part of our consignment program, which delivers the stamps to you upon request, with no money due up front. Contact the Duck Stamp Office to learn how.
Check our our gallery of past Junior Duck Stamp art!
Here is one more way you can support conservation education - while doing something you already do!