North Coast Resource Conservation & Development Council

Invites your entries to our

Photography Contest

Adult Age Division Best of Show Prize: $250 Cash Award

Ends August 31st

The theme of the Competition is “Cultivating Commerce” with categories for ages of Youth (17 years of age and under) and Adult (18 and over).  This page is for the Adult Age Division Competition.

ADULT DIVISION: Adults 18 years of age and over may submit photographic images by midnight Augst 31, 2017, with a $10.00 entry fee per photographic image submission.  Adults may enter one image or multiple images; there is no limit to the number of images which may be submitted, but each image must be accompanied by the $10.00 competition fee.  Images submitted without the fee will be disqualified. 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.

Adult Age Division Entries (18 years of age and over).  All submitted images must be from Marin, Sonoma, Mendocino or Lake Counties, 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 uslaguna3
•    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.

An Adult Age 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 – Adult Age Division for a chance to win a $250 prize.  Only one Best of Show monetary prize will be awarded for the adult 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 our OFFICIAL RULES

Fill out the form below to enter the Adult Age Division Competition (have your file ready to upload).

E-mail (enter your email carefully, as we cannot notify you of winners/prizes if the email is not valid):*
Category of Submission (select only one):*
In which county was the image taken (select only one):*
Upload Your Photographic Image as a jpg file (preferred filename begins with your last name followed by an identfier (e.g SmithLupinefield.jpg):*
Tell us about your image (Caption information should include: Location, name of location (ex: Jackson State Forest, Russian River near Mirabel, etc.), City, County, detailed caption of subject matter):*
Fee for each submission:*
Verify you are a human; type the letters/numbers you see.