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Are you watching nests? Take photos and win prizes! For the month of July, enter your photos of nests here for chances to win. Entering is easy, just upload photos of the nesting cycle (limit four photo entries) to any or all of these categories, including Nests & Eggs, Cutest Baby, Feeding Time, and Eyewitness! And while you’re taking photos, become an official NestWatcher and record what you’re seeing in our scientific database! Contest starts July 5! Submission runs until July 31. Voting occurs throughout the contest and closes on August 3.

Prizes

There will be prizes awarded to the entries with the highest vote in each category. A Judges’ Choice and a People’s Choice overall winner will each be chosen from the category winners. Prizes will be awarded at the end of the contest period (August 4th).

Judges’ Choice
Zeiss Terra ED 8×42 Binoculars With its compact and lightweight design, rugged construction, comfortable ergonomics and wide field of view, the Zeiss Terra ED 8×42 is the ideal companion for birders. With a stunning 5.25 ft close focus and a generous wide field of view, you’ll never miss a thing. Winner also receives the Deluxe Birdwatcher’s Prize Pack.

People’s Choice
Zeiss Terra ED 8×42 Binoculars With its compact and lightweight design, rugged construction, comfortable ergonomics and wide field of view, the Zeiss Terra ED 8×42 is the ideal companion for birders. With a stunning 5.25 ft close focus and a generous wide field of view, you’ll never miss a thing. Winner also receives the Deluxe Birdwatcher’s Prize Pack.
4 Category Winners
Deluxe Birdwatcher’s Prize Pack The coloring book Backyard Birds and Blossoms by Emma Greig and Stacy Tornio, illustrated by Brenda Lyons; a set of Waterford Press All About Birds pocket guides; a package of bird-friendly coffee from Birds and Beans; and plenty of Cornell Lab swag including: a T-shirt, mug, field notebook and pen, set of illustrated note cards, set of bird window clings, key chain, Nesting Birds shopping tote, complimentary Cornell Lab of Ornithology membership including four issues of the Living Bird magazine, and several NestWatch posters including an artist-signed copy of our new Eggs of North America poster.

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We’ll also hand out Nesting Bird shopping totes, a complimentary Cornell Lab of Ornithology membership including four issues of the Living Bird magazine, and several NestWatch posters to honorable mentions.

Just for entering the contest, you can receive our free 12-month wall calendar (offer valid for U.S. residents only). Just fill out the form after submitting your entry.

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