Photo Contest: Forest Preserve District of Cook County Wants Your Pics

Got any photos of landscapes, flora, fauna, or your idiot friends hanging out at a Cook County Forest Preserve? The FPDCC is hosting their first-ever photo contest, and all you have to do is submit your pics to their Flickr page between now and next Monday, September 10. Make sure your photos are at least 1500x1200 pixels, captioned, and tagged "CC2012".

After that, head to the FPDCC's Facebook page to vote on the winners between September 20-28. The finalists will be featured online and in the 2013 FPDCC Calendar, and will receive a prize package with outdoors-related passes, discounts, and giveaways.

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