The Habitat Conservation Trust Foundation photo contest is back! We’re looking for spectacular images of BC’s fish, wildlife and habitats, specifically:

  • Wildlife (species native to BC, excluding marine mammals and those in captivity)
  • Freshwater fish (species native to BC)
  • BC Landscape photos of freshwater fish and wildlife habitats, including lakes, rivers, wetlands, forests, and grasslands.
  • People engaged in activities that connect them to nature in BC.

 HCTF Photo Contest 2017 Poster


Our favorite three images will win VISA gift cards, and be featured on our website.

1st prize: $500 Visa gift card

Runner-up prize (2): $250 Visa gift card

The contest is free to enter, and you are welcome to send in multiple photos. Please note that entries may also be used by HCTF in future communications materials.

Please read the full contest rules prior to submitting an entry. 

Please note: photos must have been taken in British Columbia, Canada to be eligible.

To view last year's winners and other favorites, visit the HCTF Photo Contest Gallery.





The winning entries will be selected by a panel established by HCTF. Each photo shall be judged on originality, technical excellence, composition, overall impact and artistic merit. Winners will be announced on the Foundation’s website by December 1st, 2017.


Entries must be received by 4:30pm PST on September 30th, 2017.


Enter the HCTF Photo Contest


 If you have questions about the contest or encounter any difficulties submitting your entry, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.