On August 25 2016, the U.S. National Parks Service celebrated 100 years. Highlighting U.S. National Parks as travel destinations, the contested promoted Canadian travel to the United States, and also commemorated the achievements of the National Park Service in exporting the idea of environmental protection and historic preservation around the world.
To mark the anniversary, U.S. Consulate Toronto launched #NationalParksContestCAN photo contest on its social media platforms. From July 6 to August 25, 2016 the Consulate received the entries on its social media platforms and selected the following winners:
1st place: Glacier Point by Jennifer Morris
2nd place: Moore’s Bridge Battleground by Hillary Marshall