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Photo competition - on the pollution of our rivers 

01 Septembre 2021- 31 Janvier 2022

Competition organized by the association Champ d'actions on the pollution of our rivers The purpose of the competition and the photographs must be to highlight the pollution of our rivers (whether visible - toxic discharges, micro-plastics, waste ... - or invisible - toxic discharges, nanoplastics, agricultural products ... .)


President of the competition and of the Jury :

Laurent Baheux is one of the greatest wildlife photographers in the world His works have been exhibited, rewarded, awarded all over the world  Beyond being excessively gifted, poetic, aesthetic and committed, he shows us the beauty and the fragility of our land and our ecosystems

We let you discover this master of photography :


Members of the Jury

1. Alexandra Ter Halle: French scientist, Chemist and French researcher at CNRS - Paul Sabatier University - Specialist in pollution of our rivers and oceans - author of around forty-five publications and four patents

2. Claire Brault: Head of the photo department of GEO magazine


3. Cybelle by Brem Lemarchand: Director of the Fondation Famille Lemarchand


4. Denis Coudron: Association of the network of labeled Rivières Sauvages sites in France and Europe


5. Nature et découvertes Foundation


6. Françoise Ampoulange: Elected from the City of Toulouse in charge of the Garonne, canals and watercourses. Representative of Toulouse Métropole and Toulouse City Hall


7. François Lasserre: Writer, Entomologist, Vice-President of the Office for insects and their environment (Opie) (OPIE), France Culture and France Inter speaker, Scientific mediations, Popularizer…


8. Jacob Karhu: Writer, Hermit, Student at the ENS, PhD student in climatology, Author of “Vie sauvage How to use” at Flammarion


9. Karine Hurstel: Science journalism, Radio host and TV host on Sud Radio, Le Mouv ', France Bleu France Bleu Occitanie and France 3, Artist, Singer, Director, Conference host at the Museum of Natural History in Toulouse ...


10. Pascal Boureau: Elected to the Departmental Council of Haute-Garonne, Vice President of the 6th Commission, Township of Blagnac 


11. Ministry of Justice - Judicial Protection of Youth: The PJJ's core mission is educational action in the penal context. It is about educating, protecting and integrating minors in conflict with the law or in danger, with the aim of effectively combating recidivism


12. SMEAG: Mixed Syndicate of Studies and Development of the Garonne. Institutional player in water policy on the Garonne, alongside the State, the water agency and the basin committee


13. Federal University of Midi Pyrénées : includes 31 higher education institutions and research organizations

To participate :

1. Read the Competition Rules

2. Fill it and sign it

3. Send it to

4. Send us your photography (ies) to the same mail adress 

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