Wiki Loves Earth — an international photo contest devoted to natural monuments

Wiki Loves Earth is an annual international photographic competition held throughout May and June. Participants take pictures of local natural heritage in their countries and upload them to Wikimedia Commons, a sister project of Wikipedia.

In each country, the contest is organized by separate local teams. This year, 37 countries participated. The contest runs throughout May 1 – June 30, with different dates for each country. Check Participating countries to learn whether & when your country participates. See also detailed rules and FAQ, as well as Blog for news and stories about the contest.

Participants compete for prizes on the local level (that depends on the country) and get a chance to win a prize on the international level.  First place winner will get a fully funded scholarship to attend Wikimania 2020 or an Amazon voucher for the same value, other international prizes are Amazon vouchers. In 2019, the contest is held for the 7th time.

Shangrila Resorts in Pakistan, a winner of Wiki Loves Earth 2015. Zaeem Siddiq, CC BY-SA 3.0

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