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Posted on: February 20, 2018

[ARCHIVED] 2018 ARBOR DAY PHOTO CONTEST - "Trees Make a World of Difference"

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In celebration of Arbor Day, the City of Bismarck Forestry Division is pleased to announce the 2018 Arbor Day photo contest.  The contest is open to all 5th grade students in the City of Bismarck.


HOW TO ENTER:

Photos shall be submitted through the Forestry Division Arbor Day web page.  

Deadline for submitting photos is Friday, April 13, 2018.

 

PRIZES:

Prize-winning photos will be selected by members of the City of Bismarck Forestry Division and Forestry Advisory Board.

The student who submits the first place winning photo will receive:

  • A tree planted at their school or favorite park at a special tree planting ceremony.
  • Their photo displayed at the Public Works Building during Arbor Week and on the Forestry Division web page. 
  • Recognition at the City’s Arbor Day Celebration on May 4th.
  • A framed copy of their winning photo, certificate of award and special prize.

Second and third place winners will receive:

  • Their photo displayed at the Public Works Building during Arbor Week and on the Forestry Division web page.
  • Recognition at the City’s Arbor Day Celebration on May 4th.
  • A framed copy of their winning photo, certificate of award and special prize.

 CONTEST RULES:

  • Photos must be taken by a student currently in the 5th grade.  A student may submit only one entry.
  • The photo must have been taken in Bismarck.
  • The photo may be submitted by the student, student’s parent or teacher.
  • The photo must be related to the contest theme “Trees Make a World of Difference”.
  • The photo must include a caption and a short description of how trees make a world of difference.
  • Submissions must be in JPEG format.
  • Resolution must be at least 300 dpi with a maximum file size of 6 MB.
  • The photo must be saved with the student’s first and last name as the title (example: suesmith.jpg)
  • Deadline for submitting photos is Friday, April 13, 2018. 
  • If you have any questions, please contact Christy Ames-Davis, Forestry Programs Coordinator for the City of Bismarck Forestry Division.  Christy can be reached by phone at 701-355-1723 or email at cames@bismarcknd.gov.

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