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CARING FOR OUR WATERSHEDS: Chesapeake Bay is open to Middle School and High School classrooms who attend school in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed.
Classrooms are asked to submit proposals that answer the question:
“What can you do to improve your watershed?”
- Classrooms will compete for $6,000
- Participating schools and clubs are eligible for $10,000
- Implementation funding is available for $10,000. All classes are encouraged to implement their ideas
2023 Finalists Announced
The $1,000 first place prize was awarded to Rachel Carson Middle School from Fairfax, Virginia, USA for their proposal called, “Plastic Pollution, Composting, and General Recycling.”
Thank you to all of the students who participated in this contest. Over 23 entries were received.
Check out the Top Ten Finalists and past finalists here.
Thank you to the Community Partners who help make CARING FOR OUR WATERSHEDS a success!