Baird's Paul Tribble is TN Geo Bee finalist

The national winner will also travel (along with one parent or guardian), all expenses paid, to the Galapagos Islands. 

The winner will experience geography firsthand through up-close encounters with the wildlife and landscape of Galapagos.

Travel for the trip is provided by Lindblad Expeditions and National Geographic. For additional information on the National Geographic Bee, visit