We hope that you will remember to celebrate Earth Day every day and help us here at the Sitka Conservation Society to protect the natural environment of the Tongass and promote sustainable communities in Southeast!
Best Costume Winners:
Best Use of Recycled MaterialsSilas Ferguson
Most Realistic CostumeGrace Clifton
Most Creative CostumeFinnan Kelly
Best Local AnimalLena Keilman
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We would especially like to thanks the following folks for helping to make this year's parade such a huge success:
Judges:Steve Ash, Rita Mounayar, Heather Riggs, Pat Kehoe
Activities and booths by:The US Forest Service, Alaska Department of Fish and Game, The National Park Service, Sitka Global Warming Group, Sitka Local Food Network, the Science Center, The Kayaani Commission, Jud Kirkness, Fish to Schools, 4H Alaska way-of-life, and Community Schools
Prizes and donations from:Harry Race, Ben Franklin, Lakeside, True Value, Botanika,and Allen Marine
Volunteers:Coral Pendell, Garrett Bauer, Josh Houston, Wendy Alderson
And everyone who made costumes, cheered on the marchers, and celebrated Earth Day with the Parade of Species!