Annual Watershed Photography Contest

The Annual Watershed Photography Contest takes place usually takes place in the summer, but in 2018 is running in the fall. The purpose of the photo contest is to reach the general public with a water quality and watershed appreciation program. The theme is different every year but always focuses on the Beaver Lake Watershed. Check out previous winners below and stay tuned for next year's contest! Photos can be used from the entire year though the submission deadline, so keep shooting!

In previous contests, we have had some fabulous prizes from our sponsors for the top three winning submissions including camcorders, camera gear, and prints from Bedford Camera & Video, train tickets from the Arkansas Missouri Railroad, and gift cards from Cavecloth and Columbus House Brewery.

The theme for 2018 was "Recreating Around Beaver Lake" – Show your appreciation for Beaver Lake, its watershed, and the water it provides to Northwest Arkansas. Submission deadline is September 7th 2018 and photo contest winner will be on September 20th 2018.

The contest is open to photographers of all ages. To find out more contact us at or 479-750-8007.

Download 2018 Contest Rules & Submission Guidelines