Thank you for Participating in the 2018 Show Us Your Mussels Challenge!

School students from around the state reached over 40,000 people with their original digital media campaigns designed to inform the public about the impact of water quality on native freshwater mussels. The top 5 groups will receive FREE field trips to the Zoo and the two grand prize winners will receive a special behind the scenes mussel experience as well.

The 2018 winning school are:

Grand Prize Winners: Hmong Academy and Melrose High School

Third place: Washburn High School

Fourth place: Apollo High School

Fifth place: Orono High School

Thank you to all participating schools! Interested in participating next school year? Email us at [email protected].