Bridget was informed that she is being awarded as the AFC Conservation Artist of the Month for April, 2012. The notice states, I am writing you now to inform you that we are very pleased to celebrate your commitment and contribution to the AFC's mission by featuring you as the April, 2012, recipient of the AFC Monthly Conservation Artist Award. The Award is made each month to a member of our Group who has demonstrated a combination of artistic excellence and who has made an extraordinary contribution to the conservation cause. Other recipients of the monthly award have included Robert Bateman, John Banovich, David Shepherd, to name just a few. Recipients of this monthly award will be considered for our top annual award named in honor of Simon Combes.