In celebration of Endangered Species Day (May 18, 2018) Roger Williams Park Zoo and co-sponsor Rhode Island Family Guide, hosted its first ever Endangered Species Youth Art Contest. The Zoo received over 150 art submissions from talented local students from all across New England! Each child detailed the importance of saving endangered/threatened species and a passion for conserving wildlife. A huge round of applause to everyone who submitted! Check out the winning artwork in Hasbro's Our Big Backyard.
The winning entries by grade category are:
Grade Category Semi-finalists:
Thank you again to everyone who entered and congratulations to the winning artists! We look forward to next year's Art Contest for even more talented submissions.