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NATURAL TREASURES IN ALABAMA

Sweepstakes Closed (Winner to be Announced Soon)

Thank you for grabbing your camera and heading outdoors to explore nature and compete for a Honda Civic Hybrid. We are working on finalizing the winner and check back soon to find out who took a photo and won a car.

No Purchase Necessary. Open to legal residents of Alabama, Indiana, and Ohio. Must be 18 or older to enter. Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:01 AM ET on August 1st, 2014 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on September 30, 2014. Prize Drawing will take place at random in mid-October, 2014.

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© Beth Eagle

You can enter our Natural Treasures challenge with a photo taken at your favorite place to hike, walk or relax in the outdoors.

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Cane Creek Canyon Nature Preserve © Michael Hicks

At this 700-acre site you’ll find 60-foot waterfalls, sparkling streams and towering cliffs overlooking seas of hardwood forests.

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Splinter Hill Bog Preserve © Nina Froglette

Located in the headwaters of the Perdido River along Dyas Creek, this preserve is known to contain more than 12 species of carnivorous plants.

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Kathy Stiles Freeland Bibb County Glades Preserve © Eric Hunt

"A botanical wonder," this Nature Conservancy preserve in Bibb County is currently the most biologically diverse piece of land in Alabama.

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Barn Owl © Airwolfhound

Step on the trail at Keel Mountain Preserve, and you’ll immediately be immersed in a forest of oak, hickory, smoketree and cedar.

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Paint Rock River © Wayne Hsieh

This site is a must-see for anyone who enjoys birdwatching; even the untrained eye can see the many birds that hunt and nest in the preserve.

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Ruffner Mountain © Nicolas Henderson

The third largest urban nature preserve in the U. S., Ruffner Mountain protects more than 550 species of plants and 450 species of animals.

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The Cahaba River © USFWS

Located along a rocky limestone slope on the south bank of the Cahaba River, Pratt’s Ferry is lush in the spring and summer with wildflowers.

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Talladega National Forest © UncleBucko

Enjoy hiking in the striking beauty and peaceful forests at the southern edge of the Appalachian Mountains.

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No Purchase Necessary. Open to legal residents of Alabama, Indiana, and Ohio. Must be 18 or older to enter. Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:01 AM ET on August 1st, 2014 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on September 30, 2014. Prize Drawing will take place at random in mid-October, 2014. Winner will be responsible for any and all federal, state and local income taxes, fees, assessments and like charges associated with the prize.

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