Ten first- and second-place winners in the Washington County Soil Conservation District's Earth Day Poster Contest were recognized at Tuesday's meeting of the Washington County Board of Commissioners.
The contest, which has been in place since 1990, is open to county students in grades kindergarten through 12.
The theme of this year's contest was "The Gift of Trees."
First place winners received $150 savings bonds and second place winners received $100 savings bonds.
The following students won the contest:
-- Kindergarten and first grade: Michaela Brewer, first grade at Funkstown Elementary School, first place; Sydney Breidenstein, first grade at Paramount Elementary School, second place
-- Second and third grades: Laura Wagner, third grade at Paramount Elementary School, first place; Anne Beachley, second grade, Paramount Elementary School, second place