The 2021 Bee Soil and Water Conservation District Poster and Essay Contest is underway for all qualifying Bee County students. Students may participate individually if their class has elected not to participate. The essay contest subject is: “Healthy Forests = Healthy Communities” with two categories: junior (ages 13 and under) and senior (ages 14 to 18). The poster contest theme is “Healthy Forests = Healthy Communities” and is open to students 12 years and under.

All entries must be received by Dec. 18. For more information, contact Sherry Kosarek at 361-358-3343 Ext. 3 or by email at