'Sky's the Limit' theme for Beaufort County land preservation calendar photo contest

features@beaufortgazette.comJuly 9, 2013 

"The Sky's the Limit" is the theme for this year's Beaufort County land preservation calendar photo contest.

Photographers have until 5 p.m. Sept. 3 to submit photos inspired by the county seal that will be judged in five categories: Oak Trees, Shrimp Boats, Fish and Other Marine Life, Lowcountry Homes, and Beaches, Waterways and Inlets.

A minimum of three and maximum of five photos in any combination of categories may be entered in the contest. Photos must be taken within the physical boundaries of Beaufort County, with at least one being taken at one of the following Beaufort County Rural and Critical Land sites: Altamaha Town Heritage Preserve, the Barringer Tract and Fort Fremont on St. Helena Island, the Bluffton Oyster Company, the Buddy and Zoo Landing on Station Creek (formerly Jones Landing), the Burch Tract at Mannigault's Neck, Crystal Lake on Lady's Island, Factory Creek on Lady's Island, Ihly Farm near MCAS in northern Beaufort County, New Riverside and Pinckney Colony Park in greater Bluffton, Okatie Preserve, Stoney Preserve and the Mitchellville Road Beach Parcel on Hilton Head Island, the Green in Beaufort's Old Point, and Widgeon Point on Lemon Island.

Details: www.bcgov.net, 843-575-5196

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