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BVHS students compete in Duck Stamp contest

Published: Friday, June 6, 2014 12:29 p.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, June 6, 2014 12:33 p.m. CDT
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BVHS art students who entered the Duck Stamp contest are Savanna Bell (front row, from left), Lily Gould, Katie Pleshko, Dana Macklin, Hope Wollerman, Breonna Balensiefen, Monique Lopez, Liz Pleshko, McKennia Johnson (back row), Daniel Trone, Jake Everson, Hunter Schoff, Sal Guerrero, Daniel Johnson, Rachel Brummel, Christy Williams and Rachel MacNaughton. Josephine Mueller and Haley Wierzbicki are absent from the photo.

MANLIUS — Bureau Valley High School art students entered the Illinois Junior Federal 2014 Duck Stamp contest.

The students studied the importance of the wetlands, their function and conservation. Students also researched their chosen duck, including specific characteristics and habitat. Duck stamp entries were created in colored and ebony pencil, oil and acrylic paint.

All students placed or received honorable mention.

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