Bandelier Announces November Year Of The Bird Photo Contest Winners

Band Bird 1.jpgCorry Clinton took first place in the Bandelier National Monument Year of the Bird Photo Contest with the above photo of an osprey in mid-flight. The theme of the contest was the beauty of birds in nature. Photo Courtesy NPS

Band 2.jpgSecond place was awarded to Tom Leith for his photo of a curve-billed thrasher in its natural habitat. Photo Courtesy NPS

Band 3.jpgCarroll Thomson won third place for his photo of a duck landing in the Bosque del Apache. Photo Courtesy NPS

Band 4.jpgHonorable Mention was awarded to Corry Clinton for her photo of a Great Horned Owl. Photo Courtesy NPS