Young Writers Project- Invasive Species Challenge

The Vermont Urban & Community Forestry Program is partnering with the Young Writers Project to raise awareness about emerald ash borer (EAB) and its impact on Vermont forests and communities.  Youth are encouraged to submit an original work of 750 words, either a persuasive essay or a piece of prose or poetry that aligns with the Invasives-Challenge prompts. 

Submissions are due Friday, March 15th and winners will receive a cash prize and are invited to read their work at our annual Vermont Arbor Day Conference.

Learn more and respond to this prompt!