Marine Photo Contest

Click here to view the 2013 Marine and Aquatic Photo Contest gallery of winning photos!

A Marine/Aquatic Photography Contest was held in conjunction with the 2013 State Marine Ecology Event.  This contest is open to all 4-Hers. Participants who enter the photo contest do not need to be present.

Please remember – All entered photos must go through the county’s Extension office. IMPORTANT: In order to meet the state’s deadline, county Extension offices may have earlier deadlines for receiving photos. Please contact your county Extension office/4-H agent for this information.

There are 5 categories that youth can enter photos in. The categories are:

1. Marine Habitats and Ecosystems – This includes photos taken of coral reefs, beaches, marshes, mangrove habitats, etc

2. Marine Life - This includes photos taken of specific marine life such as shore/marine birds, fish, sea turtles, crabs, shells, etc.

3. People and the Marine/Aquatic World – This includes people interacting with, impacting, or working in marine OR aquatic habitats. Examples would be photos of surfing, fishing, boating, swimming, pollution, etc.

4. Aquatic Habitats – Scences of freshwater habitats such as lakes, streams, rivers, wetlands, etc.

5. Aquatic Life – Includes photos of specific types of freshwater plants and animals such as turtles, fish, freshwater birds, alligators, insects, etc.

Here are 2014 materials!
2014 Revised Rules and Guidelines 
2014 Revised Registration Form
2014 Photo Contest Flyer (pdf)

NOTE: This contest is open to all ages, however Cloverbud members may submit photos but their photos will not officially be judged. A separate area at the Event will display their photos.Please read the NEW rules and guidelines for additional information on Cloverbud entries.


Results for 2013!


For more information contact: 

Marine Aquatic Photo Contest 
Karen Blyler

State Events Office

County Contacts
County Extension Offices