Photo contest accepting entries through Sept. 17

If you like to photograph subjects such as nature, landscapes, natural resources, agriculture, or people interacting with the environment, waterscapes or wildlife then the Freehold Soil Conservation District has a photo contest for you.

The district is looking for photos that promote the beauty and uniqueness of the natural environments found in Middlesex and Monmouth counties. The winner will receive $200; second place, $100; and third place, $75.

Photos must be taken in Middlesex or Monmouth county. Limit one entry per person, ages 18 and over. Photo location, landmark, town or address should be included with each entry. Photos should measure 8 by 10 inches or 8 by 12 inches (color or black and white).

Submissions must be received by Sept. 17. All photos become the property of the contest sponsor. Photos may be submitted by mail to Freehold SCD, 4000 Kozloski Road, P.O. Box 5033, Freehold 07728, or by e-mail to

For more information contact Karen Rowe at (732) 683-8500.