September 10, 2013

KDHE Office of Communications, 785-296-0461

KDHE Announces Kansas Green Teams Photo Contest

Entries Accepted Through Oct. 10

TOPEKA, Kan. - Whether photography is your passion, your hobby or just an occasional pastime, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) invites Kansans to participate in the third annual Kansas Green Teams photo contest, celebrating the beauty and unique character of our state. Winning photos will be displayed on the home page of the Kansas Green Teams website on a rotating basis. Both amateur and professional photographers are welcome to participate.

All photos must be in color and taken in Kansas within the last three years. The photo subject must be relevant to Kansas in one of the following contest categories:

Photos may be submitted as prints or in digital format; see contest rules for details. Visit for rules and submission information. Entries for the contest must be postmarked or received by Oct 10.

The Kansas Green Teams program began in 2007 to promote and support environmentally responsible practices in your daily routine at work and at school. If you and your organization are interested in joining Kansas Green Teams, please visit