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Helen Merchant Winner Of Capture The Forest Photo Contest
Updated May 23, 2017 9:11 AM | Filed under: Natural Resources
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(UNDATED) - The Hoosier National Forest is pleased to announce that Helen Merchant, of Bedford, is the most recent winner of the Capture the Forest Photo Contest.

The next round for the photo contest will take place this summer and fall season. Entries will be accepted beginning June 1st and must be submitted by November 1st . There are several ways to submit your photos. You can share your best pictures with the hashtag #capturetheforest or you can email the photos to Danielle Rexroat at"

Photographers of all experience levels are encouraged to compete. So grab your camera or smart phone and visit the Hoosier National Forest- where everyone is a winner when you get outdoors. Any photo submitted must be taken on the Hoosier National Forest and represent nature and/or outdoor recreation. The most important rule is to have fun!

Selected photos may be shared on social media, posted on our website, used in publications, or displayed at the Hoosier National Forest offices. Please ensure you have permission to photograph people, and that anyone who is recognizable is aware that you are submitting the picture.

To see all entries in this round of the Capture the Forest Photo Contest, visit the Hoosier National Forest Facebook page at

The U.S. Forest Service is an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, a mission of sustaining the health, diversity and productivity of the nation's forests and grasslands to meet the needs of present and future generations. The Forest Service's Eastern Region includes twenty states in the Midwest and East, stretching from Maine, to Maryland, to Missouri, to Minnesota. There are 17 national forests and one national tallgrass prairie in the Eastern Region. For more information, visit

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