The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Nevada is celebrating Nevada's Sesquicentennial by seeking photos that highlight your adventures and activities on public lands and historic sites. Winning photos will be featured in the BLM Nevada 2014 planner and on the BLM Nevada web and social media sites and could appear on BLM's national social media sites.
You need to hurry - the deadline for entries is September 30, 2013. Photos must be taken on the lands or within the facilities of the Bureau of Land Management in Nevada. Photographs must be taken between January 1, 2011 and September 30, 2013. Winners will be announced on October 31, 2013.
Here are the categories...
- Adventure & Outdoor Recreation - Share photos of your favorite activities and adventures on BLM lands across Nevada – camping, hiking, biking, boating, fishing, kayaking, skiing, climbing, riding, etc.
- Historical & Cultural - Inspire with images depicting historical locations and cultural events – from national historical sites and monuments to cultural celebrations on federal lands.
- Scenic, Seasons & Landscapes - Capture scenic vistas and sweeping landscapes - fall foliage, forests, winter wonderlands, flowers, mountains, deserts, canyons, lakes, beaches, rivers, and more.
- Wildlife - Take a walk on the wild side with photos of wildlife on BLM lands – mammals, birds, insects, reptiles.
In addition to the photo contest, the BLM Nevada will also be producing a children's activity book, developing Nevada 150 themed geocaches and highlighting the BLM's role in the Silver State's history during the celebration.