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10th Annual Bowmont Natural Environment Park Amateur Photo Contest

The Bowmont Natural Environment Park Committee and the City of Calgary Parks Environment and Education Initiatives are looking for your best shots taken in Bowmont Natural Environment Park. Photos will be judged by experienced photographers.

Bowness resident Judy Fleetham won second place in all five categories in last year’s competition. Pictured here, “Heart of Gold,” her second-place winning entry in the Flora category

Prizes are awarded in the categories of:

  • Landscape (scenic views of the park)
  • Flora (trees, shrubs, grasses or flowers)
  • Wildlife (animals in the park, not including domestic animals)
  • Environmental Issues (damage within the park, excluding private property)
  • Park Users (people enjoying the park; individual pictured must submit their permission using the consent form available on line)
  • Best of Show.

The contest is open to all amateur photographers. Photos must be taken within Bowmont Natural Environment Park between November 1, 2009, and October 1, 2010. Entry deadline is October 8, 2010.

Full contest details, entry forms and photo release waivers are available at www.calgary.ca/parks or at community centre offices in Bowness, Montgomery, Silver Springs and Varsity. Drop off your entries at Bowness, Montgomery, Silver Springs or Varsity Community Centre offices prior to the contest deadline.

For more information, visit www.calgary.ca/parks or contact the City of Calgary Parks Environment and Education Initiatives at 3-1-1 or naturalaap@calgary.ca, or the City of Calgary Parks Adopt-a-Park volunteer Linda Knight at lknight@hopewell.com.

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