The 2016 Great Backyard Bird Count
Photo Contest Winners
Sponsored by The Cornell Lab, Audubon, and Bird Studies Canada
A total of 57 prizes, including the top five finishers and honourable mentions, in six categories, have recently been announced. The categories included Overall, Behaviour, Composition, Habitat, Group and People. Entries were received from all over the world. Pictured below is my personal favourite from each category.
OVERALL / First Place - White-winged Crossbills, Nick Saunders, Saskachewan
BEHAVIOUR / Second Place - Bald Eagles, Andy Byerly, Iowa
COMPOSITION / Honourable Mention - Anhinga, Georgia Wilson, Florida
HABITAT / (Tie) Fourth Place - Green Heron, Tony Peebles, California
GROUP / Honourable Mention - Eastern Bluebirds, Tami Gingrich, Ohio
PEOPLE / First Place - Florida Scrub Jay, Ann Foster, Florida
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