The City of Santa Monica’s Office of Sustainability and the Environment along with Sustainable Works would like to congratulate the winners and participants of the 13th Annual Sustainable Santa Monica Student Poster Contest. This year’s theme, For a Thriving Planet, We Can Agree, Healthy Ecosystems and Biodiversity are the Key, educated students on the importance of protecting and caring for the different ecosystems and areas of biodiversity in our community and covered the topics of Rights of Nature, composting, gardening, Dune Restoration, kelp forests restoration, tree planting, elimination of yard chemicals, owl boxes and bees. The contest was open to all kindergarten through 12th grade students who live and/or attend school in Santa Monica.
Congratulations to the winners! Their photos and posters are highlighted below. If you missed the Celebration event to honor the winners, don’t worry the recording of the event is below.