2016 Adopt-A-Beach Children's Art Contest Opens

Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush is calling for entries in the 20th annual Adopt-A-Beach "Treasures of the Texas Coast" Children's Art Contest. The contest is open to Texas students in grades K-6. Only one entry per student is allowed, and all entries must have a completed parental release form. The forms are available for the Land Office website at www.texasadoptabeach.org. All entries must be postmarked by Tuesday, March 1, 2016.

Ten winners will be chosen from each of four grade-level categories. One grand prize winner will be chosen from the 40 finalists. Winning artwork will appear in a 2017 calendar.

For more information and contest guidelines, please contact the General Land Office at 1-877-TXCOAST or visit http://www.texasadoptabeach.org.