Fishing Photo Contest Winners

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The Division of Fish & Wildlife held its eighth annual Fishing Photo Contest in 2018 with the theme “’REEL’ Good Time.” Submitted photographs must be taken in Delaware by Delaware residents and depict lawful fishing activities. Division of Fish & Wildlife Director David Saveikis, fisheries staff Rebecca Hoover and photographer and division staff member Kerri Yandrich served as judges and reviewed 59 eligible entries. First place was awarded to Israel Mora of Wilmington for a photograph of his son Bryan with his catch on the Brandywine River. Second place was awarded to Guinn Paxton for his photograph showing his wife and granddaughter on the Nanticoke River. Three honorable mentions were awarded to Dana Bourdon, Rebecca Snow and Kira Foos.