Annual Photo Contest

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"The Wait"
Teresa Testroet
2016 Partners Photo Contest

Annual Photo Contest

Story County Conservation holds an annual photography contest that is open to amateur photographers only.

Photos may be entered in the following categories:
A. Landscape (within Story County Conservation parks and areas--may include structures)
B. Flora and Fungi (photographs of specific plants or fungi- micro or macro)
C. Fauna (photographs of specific animals - micro or macro)
D. Connecting people and recreation (people enjoying Story County Conservation areas.)

Each photographer may submit up to three entries (photos may be all in one category or a combination). Photos should be mounted (not matted) and may not exceed 11x14". A digital copy of each entry must also be submitted on CD.

Contest photos are submitted in March each year. Prizes will be awarded at the Spring Festival in May.  

Entry forms and a list of contest rules are available below or contact the Story County Conservation Center via email.

Contest Entries

2017 Photo Contest Winners and Entries

2018 Rules & Entry Form:

2018 Photo Contest Rules
2018 Photo Contest Entry Form

Map of SCC Areas

Map of Story County Conservation parks and natural areas