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Habitat loss is the greatest single problem that effects population declines of rare wildlife.
Species on the Edge 2.0 Social Media Contest
CWF invites high school students from across the state to submit an original social media campaign showing why it is important to protect wildlife in New Jersey.
The fun and educational "Species on the Edge 2.0" Social Media Contest capitalizes on high school students' expertise with social media platforms, and provides them with the opportunity to showcase their talent, creativity, and love of nature. The contest helps to develop students’ experience in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) and their project management skills.
Best of all, it’s free – and gives students the chance to win scholarships and other prizes!
- 1st prize: $1,000 in scholarship money
- 2nd prize: $500 in scholarship money
- 3rd prize: $250 in scholarship money
2019 contest entries are now being accepted! Download the contest kit below to apply. All entries will be eligible to win a day in the field with a wildlife biologist. Deadline for applications is Friday, May 3.
Download the 2019 Contest Kit today:
2019 Species on the Edge 2.0 Contest Kit - 331.7KB
Meet the 2016 Video Contest Winners
Meet the 2015 Multimedia Contest Winners
Meet the 2018 Social Media Contest Winners
Join the "Species on the Edge 2.0" Contest mailing list!
For more information, contact:
Stephanie DAlessio, CWF Director of Education: Email
Read the 2019 Species on the Edge 2.0 Press Release
Species on the Edge 2.0 2019 Press Release - 186.3KB
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Duke Farms Eagle Cam
Check out the live stream from a bald eagle nest at Duke Farms in New Jersey. Follow along as they breed, incubate, and raise their young.