Summer Family Photo Contest Winners

Thanks to all who participated in our Summer Family Photo Contest. Here are the winners:

Adult Winners

1st Place: David Brinker with close up of bald eagle
2nd Place: Becky Flanagan with landscape scene of creek, trees, and mountains
3rd Place: Dan Umberger with a close up of a Steller’s Jay

Youth Winners

Youth winners:
1st Place: Caitlyn Wagner with the shot of the eagle diving on the lake
2nd Place: Katey Spillman with the close up of the beautiful yellow flower
3rd Place: Elizabeth Giordano with the shot of the two deer feeding in the forest

We would like to thank all who participated in the contest. The photos are fabulous, and it will be difficult to determine the winners.

Winners will be judged at the Annual Benefit Dinner on September 16th and announced on this page afterward. All entries are displayed in the gallery below.

Caterpillar by Earl Lake. Caterpillar by Earl Lake. Goose at Hawley Lake Goose at Hawley Lake Yellow flowers at Earl Lake Yellow flowers at Earl Lake Woodland Lake Flower Woodland Lake Flower Deer by Woodland Lake Deer by Woodland Lake Ducks at Woodland Lake Ducks at Woodland Lake Duck at Woodland Lake Duck at Woodland Lake Deer by Woodland Lake Deer by Woodland Lake Duck at Woodland Lake. Duck at Woodland Lake. Yellow Flowers at Woodland Lake Yellow Flowers at Woodland Lake Green frog at Earl Lake Green frog at Earl Lake Frog by Earl Lake Frog by Earl Lake Flock of Geese near Hawley Lake Flock of Geese near Hawley Lake Sunflowers near McNary along Hwy260 Sunflowers near McNary along Hwy260 Sunflowers at Woodland Lake. Sunflowers at Woodland Lake. This Pronghorn was found along Hwy260 between Pinetop and Springerville. (He won the staring contest.) This Pronghorn was found along Hwy260 between Pinetop and Springerville. (He won the staring contest.) Sunset on Rainbow Lake Sunset on Rainbow Lake Dock on Rainbow Lake Dock on Rainbow Lake A Stellar's Jay taken from the porch of our cabin in Pinetop. A Stellar's Jay taken from the porch of our cabin in Pinetop. One of 10 White Faced Ibises at Pintail lake. One of 10 White Faced Ibises at Pintail lake. Ruddy Duck sailing along at Telephone Lake. Ruddy Duck sailing along at Telephone Lake. Western Bluebird on the Billy Creek trail. Western Bluebird on the Billy Creek trail. A magnificent Bald Eagle at Woods Canyon Lake. A magnificent Bald Eagle at Woods Canyon Lake. Small flowering cactus nestled on the west side of a rock at Telephone Lake. Small flowering cactus nestled on the west side of a rock at Telephone Lake. Great Blue Heron at one of the ponds at the beginning of the Old Hatchery trail. Great Blue Heron at one of the ponds at the beginning of the Old Hatchery trail. At Woodland Lake Park, a young Lewis's Woodpecker is taking a look at the outside world (and probably wondering when Mom or Dad was coming with breakfast!). At Woodland Lake Park, a young Lewis's Woodpecker is taking a look at the outside world (and probably wondering when Mom or Dad was coming with breakfast!). Under the pedestrian bridge on the Showlow Bluff trail. Under the pedestrian bridge on the Showlow Bluff trail. Taken at Big Springs Wetlands. Taken at Big Springs Wetlands. Stream, southwest of Big Lake on the way to Reservation Lake. Stream, southwest of Big Lake on the way to Reservation Lake. Juvenile Robin on the Old Hatchery trail in Pinetop. Juvenile Robin on the Old Hatchery trail in Pinetop. Dark-Eyed Junco on the Old Hatchery trail in Pinetop. Dark-Eyed Junco on the Old Hatchery trail in Pinetop. Heron, taken at Show Low Creek behind the dam. Heron, taken at Show Low Creek behind the dam. This photogenic Elk was grazing in the forest meadow off of Forest Road 273 near Sunrise Lake. It was a cloudy late afternoon photo opportunity. This photogenic Elk was grazing in the forest meadow off of Forest Road 273 near Sunrise Lake. It was a cloudy late afternoon photo opportunity. 	This Rufous Hummingbird was taken near the feeder on our front deck in Pinetop. This Rufous Hummingbird was taken near the feeder on our front deck in Pinetop. This Great Blue Heron was at Woodland Lake. This Great Blue Heron was at Woodland Lake. Dragonfly taken at Show Low Creek, behind the dam. Dragonfly taken at Show Low Creek, behind the dam. A pair of Hairy Woodpeckers searching for insects on a Ponderosa Pine at Fool Hollow State Park. A pair of Hairy Woodpeckers searching for insects on a Ponderosa Pine at Fool Hollow State Park. Rufous Hummingbird on Spruce tree outside our cabin in Pinetop. Rufous Hummingbird on Spruce tree outside our cabin in Pinetop. Outside of the cabin in the country club. Outside of the cabin in the country club. On the Billy Creek Trail, Pinetop, AZ. On the Billy Creek Trail, Pinetop, AZ. Hummingbird hawk moth taken 7/6 on Springs Trail #633 adjacent to Pinetop, AZ. Hummingbird hawk moth taken 7/6 on Springs Trail #633 adjacent to Pinetop, AZ. We have lots of flowers at my house and I just go around with my phone and take pictures. We have lots of flowers at my house and I just go around with my phone and take pictures. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside near a community pond. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside near a community pond. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside looking up into the blue sky. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside looking up into the blue sky. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside lounging upon the top of a community pond. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside lounging upon the top of a community pond. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside resting upon a blade of grass. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside resting upon a blade of grass. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside next to a tranquil community road. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside next to a tranquil community road. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside on a decaying stump. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside on a decaying stump. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside on a decaying stump. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside on a decaying stump. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside after a light morning shower. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside after a light morning shower. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside on a decaying stump. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside on a decaying stump. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside on a riverside rock. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside on a riverside rock. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside as this little bird stopped for a moment to enjoy the cool weather. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside as this little bird stopped for a moment to enjoy the cool weather. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside resting in the morning sun. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside resting in the morning sun. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside on the bark of a birch tree. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside on the bark of a birch tree. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside on a decaying stump. Taken outside our cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside on a decaying stump. Woods Canyon Lake. We were out fishing and this eagle flew by and grabbed a fish! Woods Canyon Lake. We were out fishing and this eagle flew by and grabbed a fish! At Big Springs Environmental Area on Saturday, June 17th when on the Wildlife Photography walk. At Big Springs Environmental Area on Saturday, June 17th when on the Wildlife Photography walk.