The power and worth of nature is shining distinct throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. With our group keeping at house as a lot as we can, with our critical workers shouldering the load to make this feasible, receiving outside and into character is a lot more important than ever. Demonstrate us how you’ve been receiving your character repair.

This could be in your yard, in your community park, on a trail. Shoot, it could be from within looking at the chook feeder. Nature arrives to us in several means and lots of kinds.

Celebrate it with a photo.

To win, enter the image contest for Our Major Yard, Metro’s quarterly parks and mother nature journal.

The winner has the choice of an annual parking pass or a tennis courtroom session or a spherical of golf for four people today together with cart at Glendoveer Golf and Tennis Heart. Not all of these may well be readily available when the contest winner is introduced, but they can be used when the services are open and you really feel comfy utilizing them.

Post a photograph taken anyplace in better Portland, from Forest Grove in the west to the Sandy River in the east to Wilsonville in the south. (For instance, the Columbia River Gorge and the Oregon Coastline are not viewed as element of higher Portland.) 

Consist of a description of your experience in a 50-term caption. Where by were being you? What were you carrying out? What captured your awareness? Please also contain your whole name.

The winner will show up in the Spring 2021 issue of Our Huge Yard.

No digitally altered photos, make sure you. By submitting a photo, you consent to Metro’s long term use and publication of your photograph. One particular entry per person per contest. Metro personnel are not eligible to enter.

Send your photo and description by Feb. 23 to [email protected].