The southern coastal tip of Texas offers an incredible landscape and biodiversity for outstanding nature photography opportunity!
This year, WWE is celebrating this special nature through the lenses of the people that enjoy it so much through a friendly nature photo contest!
Funds raised will be support habitat projects and education initiatives.
We are excited to see your nature point of view!
Categories: up to 3 photo submissions per category are allowed.
Birds (must be wild, no domestic or captive birds)
Other Coastal Animals (i.e. wild mammals, reptiles, butterflies)
Photographed at the South Padre Island Birding & Nature Center
Only photos taken since January 1st 2023 are eligible for submission.
Submission Deadline - January 25th 2024.
Photos must be taken within area boundary which includes South Padre Island, the Laguna Atascosa NWR area, Boca Chica Beach, and areas and parks E. of FM1847 (Los Fresnos) and north of State Highway 4 and FM511. See map below for details.
Photo submission qualifications:
Photos must be 8x10 (or 2400x3000) at 300dpi to qualify with the exemption of photos entered from the children age group.
Each photo form submitted will grant a free entry pass to WWE at the Hilton Garden Inn on Sunday, Feb 11th where the awards ceremony will be held from 4pm-5pm. All photo submissions will be exhibited during WWE 2024 from Feb 9-11 at the Hilton Garden Inn. There will be 5 finalists and 3 prized winners per category.