Friends of theNational WildlifeRefuges of RI

 

 

18th  Annual Amateur Photo Competition       

 

Award Winning Photos

 

Best in Show

# 9 Dancing Great Egrets taken by Kevin Umlauf at Ninigret NWR

 

Refuge Wildlife

1st Prize

# 5 Snowy Owl on Rooftop taken by Carmen Rugel at Sachuest Point NWR

2nd Prize

# 47 Courtship taken by Marjorie Vorhaben at Trustom Pond NWR

3rd Prize

# 4 Hoary Redpoll taken by Bob Weaver at Sachuest Point NWR

 

 

Refuge Flora

1st Prize

# 53 Reflection taken by Gerry Matteo at Ninigret NWR

2nd Prize

# 64 Common Milkweed Blossom taken by Sarah Besse at Trustom Pond NWR

3rd Prize

# 82 Below and Above taken by Bob Mattera at Trustom Pond NWR

 

 

Wildlife Habitat/Landscape

1st Prize

# 67 Freshly Washed taken by Marjorie Vohaben at Trustom Pond NWR

2nd Prize

# 69 Trustom Pond Ice Crystals taken by Greg Cummings at Trustom Pond NWR

3rd Prize

# 78 Sweet Treat taken by Cheryl Colarusso at Trustom Pond NWR

 

 

Children 14 and Under–Any Subject on a Refuge

1st Prize

# 50 Waiting Frog taken by Thomas Richardson at Trustom Pond NWR

2nd Prize

# 49 Salt Pond Island taken by Thomas Richardson at Trustom Pond NWR

 

People’s Choice Award

# 33 Plover Cross taken by Pam Marsden at Sachuest Point NWR