Amazing Nature Contest - June 2021 - #03 - OPEN FOR 3 WEEKS ! - CLOSED

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Hello Nature Lovers !

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I would like to cordially invite you to another great week of the Amazing Nature Contest. There were already so many excellent entries regarding how amazing nature is in the past episodes, thanks to all of you, but there is still so much more to see! ^^ To participate in the #amazingnature contest just write up a post and explain how amazing nature is for you personally ^^

Due to some private reasons I will be not able to access the Interweb and Hive for quite a while - Therefor this contest round will be OPEN FOR 3 WEEKS in this case !


What is the Purpose of the Contest ?

I am a huge nature-lover and really enjoy taking pictures of all the lovely things that surround me every day, no matter if plants, animals or landscapes. Hive is a brilliant place to watch these while simultaneously reading and learning about nature from all over the world. There is such a diversity of great content, thanks to all of you, from different perspectives and out of various motivations. This contest attempts to collect all those beautiful snapshots and their amazing stories in a weekly compilation so that you all can benefit from the beauty that we are facing all the time, but so often are not able to appreciate in the modern and fast paced times we are living in.

#amazingnature is at home in the DNA-Discord, a organization run by people for the people, with the aim to foster and densify nature-appreciation in the blockchain. DNA is also the home of the #aquaticsentinels, the #featheredfriends, the @fungilovers and the #insectsoftheworld communities.



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Contest Rules :

  • POST your entry INTO the AMAZING NATURE COMMUNITY. You can also use the #amazingnature TAG if you like to ^^
  • CLEARLY MENTION that your post is an ENTRY for this contest.
  • All pictures have to be your own. You can use the amazing nature banner if you like or create your own.
  • STATE IN THE TEXT why those pictures are representing YOUR AMAZING NATURE. This is an ESSENTIAL part of this contest; 400 words minimum (per language) !
  • Drop the LINK to your post IN THE COMMENTS. You can add a picture if you like. It is NECESSARY as I have to post a link in Discord on Friday, 5 days later for voting and also for my own compiling purposes.
  • The entry window is open for ~ 5 DAYS. Watch out for the -CLOSED in the title.

If you miss the entry, please wait for the next round. As I have to work and also to manage a family there are no fixed UTC times.The window can open in a wide range between 10 am - 10 pm and also close accordingly ^^

  • The AMAZING NATURE COMMUNITY is there FOR ALL POSTS ABOUT THE AMAZING NATURE AROUND YOU. We would highly appreciate it if you share your great nature content there with us! .. The contest is located there as an integrated part and special community feature ^^ It also features the Amazing Nature Challenge with weekly changing topic (@bucipuci) and various Curation Reports (@nelinoeva, @redheadpei, @jlufer, @oscurity) !

Possible Topics :

As nature covers an incredible wide range there is really anything possible. Amazing Natures categories could be anything from the following topics:

  • Botany
  • Zoology
  • Geology
  • Landscapes
  • Philosophy
  • ... Surprise us ^^



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Prizes to Win :

  • 1st : 1 HBD
  • 2st : 0.5 HBD
  • 3st : 0.25 HBD

I will present all participants in the entries section of the announcement posts that will be published roughly one week later on Sunday (depending on my time schedule this may shift ^^). This way you will have a nice compilation of them all. As an special feature, the new title picture will be created from the entry of the contest winner. This time it is from @keuudeip.

How are the Winners chosen ?

The voting on the winners will be done by the whole DNA community. Therefore we created a special contest channel in the DNA Discord (Amazing Nature Contest). Here I will post the announcement post including the winners (Announcements) EACH SUNDAY together with all your entries (Entries) EACH FRIDAY. Every member of DNA will be able to assign "voting emojis" under the entries for 24 HOURS. In the end those three with the most are the lucky winners. I will engage as a judge in case of a draw ^^



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THIS WEEKS WINNERS



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@keuudeip
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@raizayanez
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@francyrios75
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HONORABLE MENTIONS



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@porters
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@kohsamui99
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@carolinacardoza
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@suzana72
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@redheadpei
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@ablaze
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@farm-mom
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@jlufer
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@ladysnowhite
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@giocondina
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@mirla33
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DNA - Densifying Nature-Appreciation :



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DNA is an organization to foster and DENSIFY NATURE-APPRECIATION which aims to establish REPORTS OF BIODIVERSITY DATA that is contributed by all of us Hiveans and subsequently cataloged.

Therefore DNA searches for HIGH-QUALITY posts that aim to DESCRIBE and determine the BIODIVERSITY AROUND YOU with added EXPLANATIONS and INFORMATION. For these informative posts they offer a CURATION SERVICE using the @dna.org account. It is also a CURATION TRAIL. Just add the #dna TAG if you think that any of your posts is what they are looking for.

At the moment DNA is the home of #amazingnature for all your post about the amazing nature all around us, the #aquaticsentinels for all your posts about marine topics, the #featheredfriends for all you great posts about our feathered friends, the #fungifriday for all your posts about fungi and mushrooms and the #insectsoftheworld for all posts about the world of insects ^^ But we hope that more nature related communities will join, or maybe some Hiveans start their own little project there ;) .. Maybe even you?


AQUATIC SENTINELS COMMUNITY

FEATHERED FRIENDS COMMUNITY

FUNGI LOVERS COMMUNITY

INSECTS OF THE WORLD

If you are INTERESTED in DNA, please do not hesitate to ask about it, or directly JOIN US in the DNA DISCORD ;)


"By The People, For The People"



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The Terminal & Discord :







There is another initiative here on Hive that I would like to bring close to you as I absolutely love them, The Terminal:

THE TERMINAL DISCORD

It is a great location for LEARNING ABOUT HIVE, Discord, and Hive-related communities, full of nice people that you may ask if you need ASSISTANCE, with nearly everything ^^ You will find documents to assist you, a place to learn and practice, and to find out about the many opportunities to form CONNECTIONS with other Hiveans.

It host the REDFISH RALLY, a funny challenge for all those that are new here to the world of Hive. The Terminal also hosts the HEYHAVEYAMET project by @heyhaveyamet, which introduces all new Hiveans on a daily basis, so that you don't have to search for them ^^


THE TERMINAL COMMUNITY

So why not joining us in the THE TERMINAL DISCORD? You will not regret it ^^


"Your one-stop location for learning about destinations in the Hive blockchain and Discord"



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Best wishes,
Adalger


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Thanks @pablo1601 for another beautiful post about your great family trips out in nature 😊

Thanks for your entry @engrsayful .. really cool pictures 👍

Hey there everyone ^^

Thank you all for the great entries again and for doing so good in voting for the winners 🙏 .. Sorry for being so late and short of descriptions this week, but I am quite caught in some personal affairs right now. In adddition:

Due to some private reasons I will be not able to access the Interweb and Hive for quite a while - Therefor this contest round will be OPEN FOR 3 WEEKS in this case !

So you will have the time to create some really awesome entries over all this time and unfortunately will have to live without me for a while, haha .. But nevertheless, the whole Amazing Nature Team with @nelinoeva, @redheadpei, @jlufer and @oscurity will be there for you with curation and the great contest from @bucipuci too ^^

This said, I wish you all an awesome time during July, wherever you may enjoying the nature around you ;) .. See you back in a few weeks and hopefully I get welcomed back with some awesome entries 😁

Best wishes,
Adalger

This is my friend, we will be supporting good content as we always do !! And I congratulate you first on personal things, family, studies! Then the rest, the important thing in life is to create a balance!

I will keep the "bar" at least as high as before :-)
I wish you the best possible solution to your affairs.

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Hello; @adalger


We appreciate your work and your post was manually shared on Twitter by @papilloncharity from the DNA team!
Reach us on Discord to learn more about the project!

Congratulations to the winners 🤗🌼

My entry🌼🌼🌼

https://peakd.com/hive-127788/@suzana72/lavander-and-butterflies

Thank you very much for your entry about the lavender @suzana72 ^^

My pleasure @adalger ☀️🌼

My participation in the Contest - Relic-stone
https://peakd.com/hive-127788/@ruta-rudens/relic-stone

Thank you very much for participating in the contest with these great relic found @ruta-rudens ^^

Hello this is my Entry to the Contest
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Thank you for the entry @ismaelgranados 😀 .. they really fit together quite nicely, hehe

Really appreciate that. Congratulations also to the friends of the winners and honorable mentions! Big thanks to the Amazing Nature community!

You are welcome @keuudeip ^^ .. thank you so much for all your great contributions all the time :)

Thank you for your entry @cetb2008 ^^

Congrats to the winners and thanks for running these contests.

Here is my entry:
https://peakd.com/hive-127788/@funferall/lifer-spider-species-from-this-week

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Thank you for this interesting specimen and entry @funferall ^^

Hi @adalger thanks for the recognition of my work, best of luck and blessings during these 3 weeks of absence. Congratulations to the other two winners @keuudeip and @raizayanez excellent work. My congratulations also to the honorary posts.

God bless you all.

Here is my entry I hope you like it.

Cosmos Sulphureus or Yellow Mirasol

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Thank you so much for another really nice entry @francyrios75 😀 .. a really shiny blossom ^^

Hi how are you @adalger, as you may know here is my entry to your amazing contest. And congratulations to the winners. Good luck to all who are going to participate.

https://peakd.com/hive-127788/@josueprime/the-amazing-vinca-of-madagascar-oror-my-entry-in-the-amazing-nature-contest-june-2021-03

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Great entry @josueprime ^^ thank you for participating in all the contests 😀 .. by the way, your whole way of presenting got really good already 👍

Thank you very much that you like the way I explain things in my posts.

Well here is my entry @adalger hope all is going well with you and family 👍

https://ecency.com/hive-127788/@kohsamui99/walking-the-neighborhoods

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