The energy and worth of nature is shining clear throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. With our group staying at house as a lot as we will, with our important staff shouldering the burden to make this attainable, getting outdoors and into nature is extra necessary than ever. Show us how you’ve got been getting your nature repair.
This might be in your yard, in your native park, on a path. Shoot, it might be from inside watching the chicken feeder. Nature involves us in some ways and plenty of types.
Celebrate it with a photo.
To win, enter the photo contest for Our Big Backyard, Metro’s quarterly parks and nature journal.
The winner has the selection of an annual parking go or a tennis courtroom session or a spherical of golf for 4 individuals together with cart at Glendoveer Golf and Tennis Center. Not all of those could also be obtainable when the contest winner is introduced, however they can be utilized when the services are open and you are feeling snug utilizing them.
Submit a photo taken wherever in higher Portland, from Forest Grove within the west to the Sandy River within the east to Wilsonville within the south. (For instance, the Columbia River Gorge and the Oregon Coast usually are not thought-about a part of higher Portland.)
Include an outline of your expertise in a 50-word caption. Where had been you? What had been you doing? What captured your consideration? Please additionally embody your full title.
The winner will seem within the Spring 2022 subject of Our Big Backyard.
No digitally altered images, please. By submitting a photo, you consent to Metro’s future use and publication of your photo. One entry per individual per contest. Metro staff usually are not eligible to enter.
Send your image and outline by February 15 to [email protected].