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Photo Contest

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1st Place $30

2nd Place $20

Categories:  Adult (over 18) and Youth (18 and under)

The Palo Alto Soil & Water Conservation District and the Palo Alto County Conservation Board are sponsoring a Photography Contest.  The contest encourages people of all ages to get out and enjoy Palo Alto County's many unique and beautiful sites!!!

Contest Rules:

  • Photographs must be taken somewhere in Palo Alto County
  • Photographs must be 8x10, or 8x12 and framed.  Frames, with or without matting, can be any size. 
  • The photo must be READY TO HANG - If photo is not ready to hang, it will be ineligible
  • Provide the following information on the back of the framed photo:                                            1. Name            2. Address    3. Phone    4. Picture Title    5. Location of Photo    6. Age
  • The Photo must be taken between July 2003 through July 2004.

The framed photograph will be displayed in the County Conservation Board booth at the fair.  The public will be asked to vote for their favorite photograph, (only the title of the photograph will be displayed).  The winner will be announced on the last day of the fair.

Deadline is July 16, 2004

Photos are due at the Palo Alto SWCD by July 16.  The office is located on Hwy 18 west of the Dairy Queen in Emmetsburg.

Please call (712)837-4866 for questions.

For More Information Contact:

Palo Alto County Conservation Board and Lost Island Prairie Wetland Nature Center
3267 350th Avenue
Tel: 712-837-4866
FAX: 712-837-4831

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