The Palo Alto Soil & Water Conservation District and Palo Alto County Conservation Board are again sponsoring a Photo Contest at the County Fair. The contest encourages people of all ages to get out and enjoy our county's unique and beautiful sites.
Cash prizes will be given in both Adult and Youth categories.
Photos must be taken in Palo Alto County, between July 2012 and June 2013.
Photos must be 8 x 10 or 8 x 12 and framed.
The photo must be ready to hang, by one hook or by wire.
Provide the following information on the back of the framed photo: -Name; -Address; -Phone Number; -Picture Title; -Location of photo; -Age of the photographer.
The photo must be nature related: Iowa's landscape, plants and wildlife.
The photo will be displayed at the County Conservation Board booth at the Palo Alto County Fair, July 18-20. The public will be asked to vote for their favorite photo.
Please drop off photos to the Soil Conservation District office, located on Hwy 18 west of the Dairy Queen in Emmetsburg. Deadline is July 15.
For more information, call the Conservation Board at 712-837-4866 or the Soil & Water Conservation District office at 712-852-3386, extension 3.