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DEEP announces Connecticut Duck Stamp Art Contest winner

Apr 27th, 2014 | By

In an extremely close contest, a panel of judges recently selected wildlife artist Guy Crittenden’s depiction of three northern shovelers as the winner of the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection’s (DEEP) 2014-2015 Connecticut Migratory Bird Conservation (Duck) Stamp Art Contest. Mr. Crittenden’s painting was chosen out of 15 entries submitted by artists from across

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Annual Migratory Bird Conservation Stamp Artistic Competition Begins

Sep 26th, 2013 | By
2002 Connecticut Duck Stamp Print Robert Reichert

Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is encouraging artists to enter their waterfowl artwork in the annual Migratory Bird Conservation (Duck) Stamp Art Contest. The winning entry will be featured on the 2015 Connecticut Migratory Bird Conservation Stamp. The contest is open to all artists (including Junior Duck Stamp artists), regardless of residence, age, or experience. Entries must be received in person or postmarked on or before March 15, 2014, to be eligible.



2014 Connecticut Duck Stamp Art Contest winner announced

May 14th, 2013 | By

In a close contest, a panel of judges recently selected wildlife artist John Brennan’s depiction of three hooded mergansers as the winner of the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection’s (DEEP) 2013-14 Connecticut Migratory Bird Conservation (Duck) Stamp Art Contest.



DEEP Announces Winner of 2013 Connecticut Duck Stamp Art Contest (update)

May 21st, 2012 | By

Of 19 paintings submitted by artists from Connecticut and across the country, wildlife artist Richard Clifton’s depiction of three wood ducks has been chosen to appear on the 2013 Connecticut Migratory Bird Conservation Stamp.

The paintings were judged by a panel of judges in five general categories: originality, artistic composition, anatomical correctness, general rendering, and suitability for reproduction. Click on this environmental headline for more on this story and the two beautiful images chosen as runners up.



Duck Unlimited testifies before Congress in support of a more efficient federal duck stamp

Oct 26th, 2011 | By

Ducks Unlimited has voiced its support of legislation that would make the federal duck stamp more readily available to the general public during testimony before the U.S. House of Representatives Natural Resources Committee, Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans and Insular Affairs.