The U.S. Forest Service today began its My Neighborhood Forest photo contest, celebrating America’s urban and community forests.
The grand prize winner will receive $200 in outdoor gear from the National Forest Foundation.
The contest, which runs Wednesday-July 22, is meant to draw attention to the natural beauty that spring and summer bring to U.S. neighborhoods, communities and cities, as well as the crucial role of trees in the places we call home.
Those interested in competing should visit the contest website for more details on the prizes and contest rules.
While the entries will be judged, the public …