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Virginia youth takes top honors at national junior duck stamp contest

A pair of Trumpeter swan was selected to appear on the 2017-2018 Federal Junior Duck Stamp. The design for the new stamp, painted by Isaac Schreiber, 12, of Duffield, VA, was chosen by a panel of judges at the national Junior Duck Stamp Art Contest, held April 21 at  Charleston Music Hall in Charleston, S.C.

The stamp featuring Schreiber's design will go on sale in June. Junior Duck Stamps, which sell for $5, raise money for environmental education programs.

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2016 Junior Duck Stamp Best of Show featuring Ross's geese
The winner of the 2017 National Junior Duck Stamp Art Contest is Isaac Schreiber 12, of Duffield, VA, with his acrylic painting of a pair of Trumpeter swan.

2016 Junior Duck Stamp Best of Show featuring a Wood Duck
Second place in the 2017 National Junior Duck Stamp Contest went to Daniel Billings, 16, of Gallatin, MO, for his oil painting depicting a wood duck.

2016 Junior Duck Stamp Best of Show featuring a Canada Goose
Third place in the 2017 National Junior Duck Stamp Contest went to Rene Christensen, 17, of Nekoosa, WI, for her graphite rendition of a pair of Canada geese.

Last Updated: April 24, 2017