Water is focus of writing and arts contest

February 1, 2012 | General RCAP News

EPA invites the public to submit creative projects to the 6th annual Rachel Carson intergenerational “Sense of Wonder” contest.  There are four categories: photography, essay, poetry and dance.  This year, in honor of the 40th anniversary of the Clean Water Act, the contest will focus on a “Sense of Water.”  Contest submissions are encouraged to focus on the various properties of water – how it sounds, feels, tastes and looks – and what water means to the entrants.

The deadline for entries is June 1, 2012, and winners will be announced in September 2012.  A panel of judges will select finalists in each category, and the winners will be determined by a public online vote that will begin in August 2012.

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