Winter Photo Contest 2020

The Friends of the Refuge Headwaters are encouraging all amateur photographers to get outside this winter and capture the beauty of the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge (Refuge) for a winter photo contest.


Contact Mary Stefanski 507-494-6229



Winter on our Refuge Photo Contest

The Friends of the Refuge Headwaters are encouraging all amateur photographers to get outside this winter and capture the beauty of the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge (Refuge) for a winter photo contest.

Photos in the following categories will be accepted until March 13, 2020; Scenic Views of the Refuge, Wildlife and Plants of the Refuge, and Connecting People with Nature on the Refuge. There is a fourth category, Young Nature Photographers, for youth ages 16 and under. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three winners in each category.

For complete rules visit the Friends of the Refuge Headwaters at friendsoftherefugeheadwaters.org or call Jennifer Froehly at 507-494-6234.