2023 Photo Contest Submissions

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Title: Bumble bee on new England aster
Photographer: Wendy Gochenaur
Location: Bloomington, IL
Chapter: Illinois Prairie

Title: Busy-Busy Bee
Photographer: John Hanley
Location: Baton Rouge, LA
Chapter: Greater Baton Rouge

Title: Lupine
Photographer: Justin Gish
Location: Portage, MI
Chapter: Kalamazoo Area

Title: Sitting Pretty
Photographer: Mary Harris
Location: Newburg, MO
Chapter: St. Louis

Title: Coneflower Pollinators
Photographer: Lynda Parker
Location: Loudon, TN
Chapter: Smoky Mountains

Title: Bee on Bergamot
Photographer: Lynn Tillson
Location: Lynn, MA
Chapter: Essex County MA Lowlands (Seedling)

Title: Monarch Paradise
Photographer: Mary Zeise
Location: St. Francis, WI
Chapter: Milwaukee-Southwest-Wehr

Title: If You Plant It, They Will Come…
Photographer: Virginia Miller
Location: Lexington, KY
Chapter: Lexington

Title: Brand New Monarch
Photographer: Susan Shopland
Location: East Finley Township, PA
Chapter: Partner At Large

Title: Monarch on Coreopsis
Photographer: Kylie Schedler
Location: Red Springs, WI
Chapter: Wolf River

Title: Black Tiger Swallowtail
Photographer: Sandy McCreery
Location: Greendale, WI
Chapter: Milwaukee-Southwest-Wehr

Title: Nectar Landing Pad
Photographer: Suzanne Asaturian
Location: Makanda, IL
Chapter: Illinois Prairie

Title: Mirabilis & Hornworm
Photographer: Jen Bolger
Location: Denver, CO
Chapter: Front Range

Title: BB on Lupine
Photographer: Steve Schmidt
Location: Lost Nation, IL
Chapter: Illinois Prairie

Title: Monarch on BFW
Photographer: Steve Schmidt
Location: Zion, IL
Chapter: Illinois Prairie

Title: Happy Hour
Photographer: Jeff Culp
Location: Quaker Hill, CT
Chapter: Mountain Laurel

Title: Ken Wellnitz monarch and meadow blazing star
Photographer: Ken Wellnitz
Location: Davenport, IA
Chapter: Quad Cities

Title: Time to Unfurl
Photographer: Kathy Shafer
Location: Zaleski, OH
Chapter: Dayton Area

Title: Little One
Photographer: Kelly Berg
Location: New Berlin, WI
Chapter: Milwaukee-Southwest-Wehr

Title: Monarch on coneflower
Photographer: RAY PINTER
Location: West Bend, WI
Chapter: Partner At Large

Title: Female Regal Fritillary
Photographer: Marilyn Hessinger
Location: Annville, PA
Chapter: Southeastern Pennsylvania

Title: Glorious rebirth
Photographer: Debbie Bunger
Location: Crestwood, KY
Chapter: Louisville

Title: Monarch at Play
Photographer: Michile Stoutenburg
Location: Rochester Hills, MI
Chapter: North Oakland

Title: Swallowtail on Evening Primrose
Photographer: J Samuel L Wharton IV
Location: Waitsfield, VT 05673
Chapter: Partner At Large

Title: Cup Plant Cutie
Photographer: Mary Ellen Van Slembrouck
Location: Sterling Heights, MI
Chapter: North Oakland

Title: Changing Instars
Photographer: Vicki Alldritt
Location: Washburn, WI
Chapter: Chequamegon Bay

Title: perfect pair
Photographer: Brian Killen
Location: South Bend, IN
Chapter: South Bend

Title: Golden Digger Wasp on Rattlesnake Master
Photographer: Jill Anderson
Location: River Forest, IL
Chapter: West Cook

Title: Lucky shot
Photographer: Krista Rakovan
Location: Dublin, OH
Chapter: Columbus

Title: Painted Lady feeding on a New England Aster
Photographer: Vicki Miller
Location: La Crosse, WI
Chapter: Madison