Roy Brownlow placed in the marine debris category of the 2019 Coastal Management in Action photo contest for his photo of remnants of abandoned vehicles on Cape Lookout National Seashore.
A panel of judges selected the winning photos and honorable mentions from 91 submissions from across the country.
Other categories included areas we protect, coastal hazards, hazard mitigation, economics, permitting, public access and recreation.
This is the third annual photo contest hosted by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The federal agency is featuring the photos on NOAA Digital Coast Facebook and Twitter.