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The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is accepting photo entries for the 2013 Sport Fishing Regulations Summary booklets cover photo contest. The deadline for submissions is 5 p.m., Nov. 1, 2012.
Four images will be selected as covers for regulations summary booklets for the following regions: Southcentral; Arctic-Yukon-Kuskokwim/Upper Copper-Upper Susitna; Bristol Bay Drainages; and Kodiak Island, Alaska Peninsula, Aleutian Islands.
Photos should feature one or more youths engaged in sport fishing, or sport fishing activities, in Alaska. The primary person in the photo must be younger than age 18 at the time the photo was taken. Images that include advertisements, show evidence of fish and game violations, or unethical or unsafe actions will be disqualified.
Send photos to dfg.dsf.AquaticEd@alaska.gov. The subject line of the e-mail must include the name of the water body or drainage in which the photo was taken. Digital photos must be less than 10MB, but clear and crisp when scaled to 8.5 x 11 inches.
A maximum of three photos may be entered per photographer. With submissions, please include:
Name and age of the main subject(s)
Photographer's name and contact information
Name and contact information of the main subjects' parent or guardian
A brief description of the fishing adventure (what, when, where)
For more information, contact: Nancy Sisinyak in Fairbanks at firstname.lastname@example.org, phone: (907) 459-7346; or Jay Baumer in Anchorage at email@example.com, phone: (907) 267-2265