'Ecology in Action' Photo Competition 2018 - closing Saturday

The very popular Ecology in Action Photographic Competition is back in 2018.

Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third places, as well as an overall ‘Best Photo’ award, ‘Best Portfolio’ award, and Peoples’ Choice in the following categories:

  • Out Standing in the Field: Ecologists in Action
  • Niches & Hollows: Adaptive Behaviour and Australian Biodiversity
  • Beneath Southern Skies: Unique Australian Landscapes
  • A Student's Life in the Field: Celebrating Students in Ecology

The winning photographs will be announced and displayed at the annual conference in Brisbane in November 2018, as well as on ESA’s Facebook page and website.

Submit your photo.

Or take a look at some of the images coming in via the online gallery. 

The competition closes at 11.59pm (midnight) on Saturday 13 October 2018. 

Image: 2017 Niches & Hollows winner: Habitat Down the Drain: A Giant Banjo frog emerges for the night in rural eastern Australia. Kristian Bell