North Coast Resource Conservation & Development Council

Invites your entries to our

Photography Contest

Youth Best of Show Prize: $100 Cash Award

Ends August 31st


YOUTH AGE DIVISION: Youth 17 years of age and under may submit photographic images WITHOUT FEE to the competition (free) by midnight August 31, 2017. Youth may submit one image or multiple images, but no more than two images to each category.  Only JPG, jpg, jpeg images of size less than 10 MB may be submitted.  These OFFICIAL RULES apply to this competition, and by submitting an image to the competition, the entrant acknowledges that he/she has read and understood the rules.

Youth Entries (17 years of age and under). All submitted images must be from Marin, Sonoma, Mendocino, or Lake Counties in California, although the entrant may reside elsewhere in the United States. The categories are:

• North Coast Vision -- photographs of Marin, Sonoma, Mendocino, and Lake County landscapes that capture the land and/or community around us
• Pollinators & Pollinator Habitat – photographs of bees and other pollinators and their environment
• Water – photographs of our ocean, rivers and streams, and lakes and reservoirs and the importance of clean water for our community sustainability
• Recycling & Composting – photographs emphasizing the importance of recycling and composting and/or showing recycling and composting in action.

A Youth Division Grand Prize for Best of Show will be awarded. The top three photographs from each of the above four categories will be entered into Best of Show – Youth Division for for a chance to win a $100 prize.  Only one Best of Show monetary prize will be awarded in the Youth Division.

The top three photographs from each category will be awarded 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize certificates, have their photographs posted on our website and social media. Entry into the competition provides agreement for use of the images on our website and in our social media in accordance with the OFFICIAL RULES.

Please fill out the following form to upload your entry image:

Are you 17 or under years of age? [Note: you must be 17 or under to enter this no-fee section of the Photography Compeition):*
Which school do you attend?
County where image was taken -- select only one (must be within Marin, Sonoma, Mendocino or Lake Counties of California):*
In which Category of the Competition is this photographic image being entered? (select only one)*
Upload your photographic image (must be a jpg less than 10 MB in size, and please use a filename like your lastnameimagename.jpg):*
E-mail (enter your email carefully as we cannot notify you if the email is invalid):*
Tell us something about your image (Caption information should include: Location, name of location (ex: Lake Sonoma, Fort Bragg Beach, Lakeport Park, etc), City, County, detailed caption of subject matter:)
Verify you are a Human--type the letters/numbers you see: