In May the Grosse Ile Nature & Land Conservancy announced the results of its annual “Take It Outside” nature photo contest for high school students. The goal of the contest is to encourage students to go outside and appreciate nature by taking pictures with their phones or cameras. Eight high schools participated, and 103 entries were submitted. There were 10 winning photos with cash prizes and 13 honorable mentions.
The winners are as follows:
Grand Prize: Jacob Westerbeek, Elder Tree, Grosse Ile High School.
Waterways Category: 1st Place – John Cameron, Into the Abyss, GIHS , 2nd Place – Emily Wash, Island Life, GIHS, 3rd Place – Mary Miller, Untitled, Roosevelt High School. [Read more…]