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Entries Sought for 9th Annual Yellowstone Fall Photo Festival

Moose cow and calf walking in grass, both looking screen right.

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Date: September 14, 2011
Contact: Al Nash or Dan Hottle, 307-344-2015

National Park Service
U.S. Department of the Interior

Yellowstone National Park
P.O. Box 168
Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
     
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 14, 2011        11-098      
Al Nash or Dan Hottle (307) 344-2015

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YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK NEWS RELEASE
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Entries Sought for 9th Annual Yellowstone Fall Photo Festival



Amateur and professional photographers alike are again being invited to share some of their favorite photos taken in and around Yellowstone with the members of the public.

This is the ninth year for the Annual Fall Photo Festival, co-sponsored by the National Park Service and the Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.  

The event will be held Monday evening, September 26, at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room of the West Yellowstone Visitor Information Center.  

The festival is not a contest, and no prizes are awarded. However, it is an opportunity for both amateur and professional photographers to share some of their images with others who share their passion for photography.  

Interested photographers are asked to contact Rich Jehle at 307-344-2840 or by email at rich_jehle@nps.gov no later than Sunday, September 25 to register to participate in the festival or for more information.


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