City of Delta’s 16th Annual Earth Day Photo Contest

Calling all photographers! The City of Delta is thrilled to announce the kick-off of our 16th Annual Earth Day Photo Contest, inviting residents to capture our beautiful city through their lens.

This year’s theme, Natural Areas, encourages participants to explore and celebrate the unique ecosystems found throughout Delta, including the Delta Nature Reserve, the Fraser River Estuary, Watershed Park, Boundary Bay, and so many more. These natural areas play a vital role in supporting native species and biodiversity, making them essential components of our community's ecological health.

Mayor George V. Harvie shared his excitement for the contest, stating, "The Earth Day Photo Contest is a wonderful opportunity for our community to come together and celebrate the natural wonders that make Delta so breathtaking and unique. I encourage residents of all ages to participate and share their perspective on our stunning landscapes and natural environment."

Who Can Participate?

Participants can enter the contest in the following categories: 

  • Adult (18+ years)
  • Youth (13-17 years)
  • Child (5-12 years)

Delta residents aged 5 and older are eligible to participate. Each participant may submit one photograph capturing the essence of Delta's natural areas, ensuring no individuals' faces are captured in the photo. 


Exciting prizes await the winners, including 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards in each category. A Grand Prize winner will be selected out of all eligible entries received and a Fan Favourite winner will be chosen by public vote, which will be open to Delta residents from April 5 -14, 2024.

How to Enter

To enter, participants must sign up at to complete the Photo Waiver Form and upload your unaltered photo taken in Delta. Optional: participants can include a title and brief description highlighting how Natural Areas positively impact their lives.

The entry deadline is Wednesday, April 3, 2024. Don't miss this chance to showcase your creativity and appreciation for Delta's natural beauty!

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