The Alabama Nature Center invites you to get outdoors and welcome Spring's arrival this March. There's a lot to do and see down at the Nature Center, so check out the events scheduled for this month and mark your calendars.
2012 AWF William R. Ireland, Sr. Youth Wildlife Art Contest
- Entry Deadline: March 15, 2012
For over 20 years, the AWF's William R. Ireland, Sr. Youth Wildlife Art Contest has recognized the outstanding artistic abilities of Alabama's students, while increasing students' knowledge and awareness of wildlife and wildlife habitat in Alabama. The AWF encourages students to research their subject to learn more about Alabama's wildlife species and their habitat requirements.
The contest is open to all public, private and home school students in Alabama. First, second and third place awards will be given in the following four grade categories: K-3, 4-6, 7-9, and 10-12.