2022 Pollinator Week Photo Contest
Submit a photo for a chance to win a Native Flowers Planting Kit or 100 Easy-to-Grow Native Plants for Canadian Gardens Book.
Get outdoors and snap a photo of what pollination means to you. While out for a walk at the local park, hanging out in your backyard or exploring your neighbourhood, take a moment to find pollinators in action. Some example photos include:
- A pollinator on a wild flower
- A pollinators habitat
- A pollinator garden
All participants who submit a photo will be entered into a draw for a Native Flowers Planting Kit or 100 Easy-to-Grow Native Plants for Canadian Gardens
Submit your photo to firstname.lastname@example.org
Start Date: June 20th at 9:00 am
Due Date: June 26th at 4:30pm
*Note: by submitting your photos, you grant the City of Brampton permission to use the photograph (and your name) for future Green City or Grow Green initiatives including on, but not limited to, website, social media, promotional material, or other related medium.
For tips on how to capture high quality photos of pollinators, read Bob Noble's, a local nature photographer, Guide on Photographing Pollinators.
Celebrate Pollinator Week at the Brampton Farmers’ Market!
On June 25th, Parks Programming and Grow Green team will be at the Brampton Farmers’ Market at Gage Park serving free lemonade made with honey from our local bees. Pick up a free native seed pack and pollinator colouring sheets while they last!
Visit us at the Market and learn about local pollinators, actions you can take to help pollinators and current pollinator initiatives the City is undertaking, including
- City and Community Pollinator Beds
- Community Gardens Program
- Grass and Weed Cutting Bylaw update
- Don't Mow, Let it Grow Program
- Parks and Valleyland Naturalization Program
Location: Brampton Farmers' Market - Gage Park
Time: Saturday, June 25, 2022 - 7:30am to 1:30pm
Pollinator Friendly Activities