January 17, 2014

KDHE Office of Communications, 785-296-0461

Kansas Green Teams Photo Contest Winners Announced

The Kansas Green Team program has announced the 2013 Photo Contest winners. Photographers throughout Kansas were invited to submit photos that celebrate the unique character of Kansas across five categories. Winning photos will be displayed on the home page. 

“These photos highlight the exceptional beauty that Kansas has to offer. We hope they will serve as inspiration for Kansans’ to do more for their environment in order to preserve our natural resources,” said John Mitchell, Director of the Division of Environment, KDHE.

The winning photos were selected from a total of 185 submissions and can be viewed at

The Kansas Green Team program was created in 2007 as a way to make a difference by incorporating environmentally responsible practices into your daily routine at work and at school. If you are interested in joining Kansas Green Teams, please visit