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Pleasant Valley Photo Contest

Location: Pleasant Valley Preserve (PVP) is located across from the Cedarvale Maple Syrup Co., 3769 Pleasant Valley Rd, Syracuse, NY 13215.  We are raising funds to finish paying for this new CNY Land Trust Preserve.

Date: Winter 2020-2021.    Deadline for entries:  March 1, 2021

Categories: Landscape, Wildlife, People at PVP, Youth (through 12th grade)

Prizes: 1st, 2nd, 3rd place in each category.   First place winners will be published in the CNY Land Trust newsletter & receive $50 cash.  Winning photos will be posted on the website & Facebook site & displayed in the Cedarvale Maple Syrup Co. Store

Fee: go to https://cnylandtrust.org/news/campaigntohelpsavepleasantvalley/ Click the green “CLICK HERE to give online” on the left side of the page. Cost to enter up to 5 images is $5, but participants are urged to consider donating more for Pleasant Valley.  Youth entrants are free.

Rules: All images submitted digitally as jpegs with file sizes up to 2 megabytes.  Those winning will subsequently need to submit a higher resolution image file for printing.  Submissions can be either Black & White or Color, but should have been taken from approximately Dec. 18, 2020 to the end of February 2021 at Pleasant Valley Preserve.  Cell phone photos are accepted.  All photo images may be used by CNY Land Trust at their discretion.  Put your name & category on the file and optional photo title (for example Fran Smith.wildlife.Winter Dawn).  Your name used on the file should match the name used for entry fee donation.


Upload Photos to https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1X9sQwBz5Pq61N8rLYb1u4TH3C9yIf8NL  & send an e-mail including your first & last name to cnyltg1@gmail.com