South Dakota Youth Wins 2020 National Junior Duck Stamp Art Contest
Madison Grimm, a 13-year-old from South Dakota, took top honors in the Service’s National Junior Duck Stamp Art Contest with her acrylic rendition of a wood duck. Her artwork will grace the 2020-2021 Junior Duck Stamp, which will go on sale June 26 and supports conservation education for students in kindergarten through 12th grade.
The winning conservation message was by Abby Gilreath, 16, of Nebraska with her message: “When we practice conservation, we protect not only our wildlife but our health and environment for future generations.”
Chowon Kim, 17, of New York, took second place with an acrylic depicting a hooded merganser.
Third place went to Meijia Tang, 16, of Maryland for an acrylic and oil rendition of northern pintails.