Photographer Paulette Donnellon won the California Wildlife Photo of the Year 2023 contest with "Juvenile Burrowing Owls" taken at the Sonny Bono Salton Sea National Wildlife Refuge.

Robbins named 2023 Sierra Nevada Conservancy winner

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A barking gray fox appears to be singing or howling as it signals to its nearby kits that a photographer is near. This photo won the 2023 Sierra Nevada Conservancy portion of the California Watchable Wildlife photo contest.
Photo by Randy Robbins

According to a new post published late yesterday, Friday, Feb. 16, by the California Watchable Wildlife photo contest, Susanville photographer Randy Robbins won the 2023 Sierra Nevada Conservancy portion of photo contest with his “Barking Grey Fox” photo.

Lassen News regrets the error and congratulates Robbins on his impressive accomplishment.