Photography Contest

Participate in the YCCD Photo Contest!

The YCCD Photo Contest seeks to develop an appreciation of York County’s natural resources.

Image contributions can include wildlife, scenic views, farm fields, BMPs, and any other topics pertaining to conservation.

Winning entries will appear in a future Conservation Horizons article and on YCCD’s social media. All entries may be used elsewhere in the YCCD newsletter, website, and social media.


  • 1st Place: 2 Sporting Clay Shoot Tickets
  • 2nd Place: Millicent Neil Decker Print
  • 3rd Place: $25 Seedling Sale Gift Card

Contest Rules

YCCD employees, volunteers, their immediate families, and contractors partnered with YCCD and their immediate families are not eligible. No purchase necessary. All federal, state, local, and municipal laws and regulations apply.

  • Entries must be original works taken in York County.
  • Photos must be taken by person entering the contest.
  • Entrants are responsible for securing photo releases from identifiable subjects.
  • Entrants must submit high-resolution digital photos (300 dpi or higher resolution).
  • Entries that are retouched or electronically manipulated are not permitted.

YCCD will have the right to use all submissions for any purpose in the future without compensation. All contest submissions become property of YCCD.

Deadline for Entries:

December 31, 2021

Winning entries determined following review by YCCD staff.

Deadline to enter has passed. Results will be announced soon.