El Niño SnailBlitz - Photo Contest

SnailBlitz Photo Contest:
Will your snail or slug photo be a winner? Every eligible observation you submit will automatically get entered into our #SnailBlitz photo contest. On April 16 (National Citizen Science Day) we will announce the winners. Contest categories include:
• Grand Prize Winner
• Best Snail Photo
• Best Slug Photo
• Best snail/slug meme (must be generated using #SnailBlitz eligible photo)
• Rarest snail/slug Photo

*To be eligible for the photo contest, the photo must meet the following criteria:

  1. Photo of a wild snail or slug, no pet snail or slug photos. Must be a land snail or slug (no marine snails/slugs).
  2. Taken in Southern California, defined as the ten southernmost counties in California (i.e., San Luis Obispo, Kern, and San Bernardino Counties and all counties south of these).
  3. Taken between January 16 and April 14, 2016 ( winners will be announced on April 16)

• Grand Prize Winner will receive: free lunch and behind the scenes tour with Jann Vendetti (NHM Curator of Malacology), and a free annual family membership to NHM (includes membership for two adults and up to four children age 17 and under)
• Winners in all other categories will receive 4 general admission tickets to NHM

Terms and Conditions
*By submitting photos to the El Niño SnailBlitz, and the SLIME project, the photgrapher is granting the Museum the rights (1) to reproduce the photos for any Museum purpose, (2) to allow others working with the Museum to do the same, and (3) to use her or his name in connection with publicizing the SLIME project.
**The Museum reserves the right to substitute other prizes of equivalent value.

Posted by natureinla natureinla, December 21, 2015 23:16



Awesome! Wish you were including the SF Bay Area!

Posted by anudibranchmom over 5 years ago (Flag)

How do you upload a picture?

Posted by lafamiliabilow about 5 years ago (Flag)

Were the Photo Contest winners ever announced on the 16th?

Posted by wendyc about 5 years ago (Flag)

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