Photo Contest

Three Rivers SWCD annually promotes the VASWCD Photo Contest for Virginia residents. The theme of the 2024 Contest is “Conservation Across the Commonwealth” and entries are due by August 1st. Each person can submit up to ten images, all of which must be taken within the commonwealth of Virginia.

Congratulations to Bob Diller for his photo named “Behold!” taken in the Tidewater Shore Soil & Water Conservation District that was chosen as overall winner for the 2020 Photo Contest.

Entries must include name, age, address, email, telephone, title, caption of the photo, and the pictures place of origin. The caption should be limited to one paragraph answering the theme of the contest (listed above). Photos must be submitted electronically and winners will be chosen by the VASWCD.

Rules and regulations along with submission forms can be found by visiting For more information contact the Virginia Association of Soil & Water Conservation Districts (VASWCD) at (804) 559 – 0324.

Previous winners from Three Rivers SWCD:

Ethan Davis (Three Rivers SWCD resident)
2020 Youth Winner – Earth Day Everyday Theme
Photo titled “Misty Mattaponi” (taken in King & Queen County)
Cassie Yager (Three Rivers SWCD resident)
2020 People’s Choice Winner – Earth Day Everyday Theme
Photo titled “Blue Ridge Beauty” (Taken in Shenandoah, Virginia)
Dawn Howeth (Three Rivers SWCD resident)
2019 People’s Choice Winner – Conservation in Action Theme
Photo titled “Eagle in Winter” (taken in Richmond County)

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