Your September photos revealed high-elevation leaf color and the woods in transition. Rattlesnake plantain, an evergreen orchid, gleamed against brown leaves, while an actual snake basked. One mushroom mooned, others clustered within an apple tree knothole.

We’re now on the hunt for October 2016 photos. We encourage you to share images about anything that relates to the Northeast’s forests, and that you take this month. Here are examples – but by no means an exclusive list – of photo topics that fit this category: nature, weather, education activities (any age), forest management/logging, recreation, wood manufacture, art, workshops, events. As long as it relates in some way to the Northeast’s forests, we’ll consider it.


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We are seeking images from the past month. Submissions are limited to 6 per person. Clearly label your image with a unique file name before submitting. Briefly share information about your image as well as the approximate date and location. We may use this information to create a photo caption. If you encounter difficulty submitting your images (such as, if you get an error message, etc) please email your picture and caption to: Emily (at)

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