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The Special Place

The Special Place as the Sun Goes Down © Angela Maloney By Angela Maloney “Keep it secret. Keep it safe.” In the Lord of the Rings movies, this was Gandalf’s…
How I got the shotShowcaseShowcase 2022
May 20, 2022

Showcase 2022 Winner: James Zablotny

Artist's statement My photography is about detail, natural history, and color. The calico pennants in my photo depict these three items and together provide an intriguing image for the eye.…
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May 19, 2022

Two Regional Events in July – Save Your Spot!

Thunderstorm over Chisos Mountains, Big Bend National Park © Lee Hoy By Frank Gallagher, NANPA Blog Coordinator Looking for a chance to see, experience, and photograph spectacular landscapes, insects and…
ConservationEthical field practicesTips and techniquesTravel and destinationsWildlife
May 16, 2022

Wacko Wacha Woodpeckers

The Birding Life By Budd Titlow I’ve been doing wildlife-birding surveys for 45 years and I’d never seen anything quite like it. The trunks of two large pine trees displayed…

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Grants and scholarships

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Apply for one of our three grants: the Janie Moore Greene Scholarship Grant, the Philip Hyde Conservation Grant, and the Photo Blinds Grant. Each grant lists application criteria, deadlines, and past recipients on the NANPA Foundation site.

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Four Holes Swamp, Francis Beidler Forest, South Carolina.
Photo by 2018 Philip Hyde Grant Recipient Mac Stone.

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