2024 Photo Contest

The Photo Contest is officially open! We are now accepting submissions to the 2024 photo contest.

A canoe in water, with fog in the background.
Photo by Tony Aguon, 2022 contest winner


  1. Photos must be taken within the Nine Mile Creek Watershed District within the past 5 years.
  2. Photographers may submit a maximum of 15 photos.
  3. Photos must be:
    • Horizontal format/orientation
    • At least 300 dpi
    • TIF, PNG, or JPEG format (only digital photos will be accepted)
    • Unenhanced, except for standard optimization (cropping, correcting color balance, etc.)
  4. Photos should accurately represent the reality of the photographed scene.
  5. Photographers must know the names and addresses of all identifiable people in the photo.
  6. By submitting the entry form, photographers are also accepting the grant of photo license.
    • If you are not using the digital entry form, you must sign and submit the grant of photo license with your form (see printable entry form on Photo Contest webpage).
  7. Photos that do not meet the above requirements will not be considered.


Read more at the Photo Contest page here: ninemilecreek.org/photo-contest