Friends of the

National Wildlife

Refuges of RI



18th  Annual Amateur Photo Competition       



Once again, we would like to encourage you to enter color photos highlighting the beauty of your


 Rhode Island National Wildlife Refuges:


Trustom Pond NWR, South Kingstown

Ninigret NWR, Charlestown

Chafee NWR at Pettaquamscutt Cove, South Kingstown & Narragansett

Sachuest Point NWR, Middletown

Block Island NWR


               4 CATEGORIES:        


                         I. Refuge Wildlife

                         II. Refuge Flora  

         III. Refuge Wildlife Habitat or Landscape   

                        IV. Photos by Children 14 and under – any subject on a refuge


Photos of mute swans, an exotic species, will not be accepted.


DEADLINE: September 6, 2018        FEE: $10 per photograph, limit 4 entries


$100 AWARD for the BEST of SHOW

Other prizes in each category will be awarded.


The Friends of the National Wildlife Refuges of Rhode Island is a volunteer member-based,

nonprofit organization devoted to the conservation and development of healthy habitat for flora

and fauna at Rhode Island’s National Wildlife refuges, and, to safe, accessible, ecological

experiences for refuge visitors.  The Friends group helps secure funds for and works on refuge

 projects designed to  meet the goals of the US Fish and Wildlife Comprehensive Plan for

 Rhode Island’s 2400 acres of federal refuge habitat.

Photo Contest Entry Form
Just print it out and send it in. Good Luck
Photo Contest Entry Form.doc
Microsoft Word document [124.5 KB]
Photo contest Flyer
A copy of the flyer, just in case
Photo contest Flyer.doc
Microsoft Word document [43.0 KB]