The “What's in my Back Yard?” Photo Contest took place during Invasive Species Action Month in May, 2019. Youth groups or classes across BC entered as many photos as possible of invasive species they spotted in their local area from May 1 - June 10, 2019.
As a youth group or classes were asked to spot and photograph as many invasive species in their local area as poaaible and either post their photos on social media using #BCinvasivescontest or enter using the online form. The group with the most photos were awarded $350 for a group field trip and the runner-up group received $200 towards a field trip.
And the Winners Are...
Winner: Mr McCallum's Grade 8 Science Classes, A.R. MacNeill Secondary, Richmond BC
Runner-up: Outdoor Ed Grade 7 Kruus, Lake City Secondary - Columneetza Campus, Williams Lake, BC.
Gallery of Entries
View the gallery of all entries received below.