2019 South Saskatchewan River Watershed Poster Contest

2019 Theme: Wetlands and Wildlife

SSRWSI 2019 Poter Contest Wetlands and Wildlife

Possible Topics Include:

  • What wildlife can be found in our watershed?
  • What role do wetlands play in the lives of wildlife?
  • What agricultural practices benefit wildlife and wetlands?
  • Why are wetlands important for wildlife and water?

Contest Rules:

  • Open to all Grade 5, 6, 7 students in schools located within the South Saskatchewan River Watershed
  • One entry per student
  • Must be 100% hand-drawn using any medium
  • The poster must be on an 8-1/2” x 11” white paper
  • Students that are relatives of current and former SSRWSI employees and current SSRWSI board members are ineligible to receive the prizes
  • The poster must be submitted with a separate cover sheet with the student’s name, phone number, age, school, grade, the name of the teacher

What is a Watershed?

A Watershed is an area of land that collects, stores and drains precipitation through streams, rivers, groundwater systems, and other pathways into a common body of water.


  • 1st Place: $75 Outdoor Sporting Goods Gift Certificate
  • 2nd Place: $50 Outdoor Sporting Goods Gift Certificate
  • 3rd Place: $25 Outdoor Sporting Goods Gift Certificate

The 1st place prize winner will be entered to win a provincial grand prize of $500! Also, the winner will win $500 for their classroom!

Entry Deadline is March 29, 2019

For more information:

Email: info@southsaskriverstewards.ca
Phone: (306)291-7499