Community Briefs: Amateur photographers of all ages invited to enter litter photos to win $500

Daily Times – EDGMONT — In a 2019 Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Questionnaire included in the Pennsylvania Litter Research Survey, the majority of respondents agreed or strongly agreed that litter is an environmental problem, ends up in our waterways, impacts quality of life, poses health and safety risks to people and animals and affects property values.

During the summer months and COVID restrictions, grab people of all ages can grab their cameras and mobile devices and safely take photos of the worst or unusual examples of litter in your Pennsylvania community.  To focus attention on the litter problem, the Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) is continuing its annual Gene Capaldi Lens on Litter Photo Contest, with a deadline of October 31.  The theme is “Exposure leads to prevention!”

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