2017 Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge Photo Contest

Sponsored by Pro Photo Supply & The Friends of the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge


Winners were announced during BirdFest & Bluegrass 2017, Saturday, October 7th in Davis Park at 2pm!

All photos and graphics are under copyright by photographers and the Friends of Ridgefield NWR. Please do not use photos without written permission from the copyright holders.

2017 Adult Contest Winners

Douglas Beall- Wood Duck

First Place

Raul Moreno- Cathlapotle Plankhouse

Second Place

Gary Davenport- Red Shouldered Hawk/Garter Snake

Third Place

2017 Youth Contest Winners

Abby Orth- Great Horned Owl

First Place

Jacob Afflerbaugh- Great Blue Heron

Second Place

Caleb Jacobson- Ridgefield NWR River 'S' Unit

Third Place

2017 Adult Honorable Mentions

Rick Browne- Geese

Mark Butler- Pacific Chorus Frog

Dennis Davenport- Northern Harrier

Dennis Davenport- Long-tailed Weasel

Gary Davenport- Bald Eagle

Gary Davenport- Savannah Sparrow

Fred Kerr- Columbian White-tailed Deer

Kevin Koch- Barn Swallows

Kimberly Orth- Goldfinch

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