Bird Blog & Online Contests Roundup #2

Last week's roundup post helped remind me to enter these contests, so I thought I'd post another roundup for this week. Click on the links to learn more, check eligibility, and enter to win! If you are running a contest this week or know of something that should be added to this list, please let me know by leaving a comment or sending me an email.

ENDING SOON(ISH)

10,000 Birds and the Nature Blog Network are giving away four copies of the book Life List: A Woman's Quest for the World's Most Amazing Birds by Olivia Gentile. There are still two remaining ways to enter and win (one method of entry's deadline was last week) before the deadline on 20 July.

Artist Blenda is having a print giveaway at her Etsy shop Blenda Studio. Several of the prints have birds, including ones from her Tree of Life series and my favorite, Bird Ambition. Win a print by leaving a comment on her blog or making a purchase. Contest ends July 31st.

The Cornell Lab of Ornithology's Celebrate Urban Birds project is running a Funky Nests in Funky Places contest until 31 July. Prizes include a Leica C-Lux 3 Digital Camera camera and signed bird-themed books.

Register online to win a limited edition collector's print from Bird Watcher's Digest. The drawing will be held on 31 July.

The Swarovski Digiscoper of the Year Contest runs through 31 October. First prize is an EL 32 binocular. Be sure to read the rules before entering.

The Rainforest Alliance is running their 2nd Annual Picture Sustainability Photo Contest. Enter photos to win prizes including a trip for two to Costa Rica. Click here for the rules. Contest ends 1 November.

ONGOING CONTESTS of interest to birders

Each month the Birds & Blooms website runs the Where's Webster? contest. Find Webster the duck on the website and enter to win. Prizes vary and the contest runs month to month.

The Eagle Optics Email Contest is ongoing for anyone subscribed to their newsletter. A new winner is chosen every month. Click here for details.

Sale & New Birds @ Birdorable

Just a quick post to say that there's a lot going on at our cute bird shop Birdorable.com this month. It's a Birdorable Bonanza with a new bird being added to the site every day until the 31st of July, when our 200th Birdorable bird species will be introduced. So far the Scarlet Ibis, Andean Cock-of-the-rock and the Golden-winged Warbler have been added. There's also a big sale with some items 20% to 50% off - so go check it out!

Bird Blog & Online Contests Roundup

There always seem to be at least a few birding bloggers, birder websites and bird-related online shops running contests or giving prizes away at any given time. Here is a roundup of the most recent contests I have found. Click on the links to learn more, check eligibility, and enter to win!

ENDING SOON(ISH)

10,000 Birds and the Nature Blog Network are giving away four copies of the book Life List: A Woman's Quest for the World's Most Amazing Birds by Olivia Gentile. There are three ways to enter and three ways to win, with deadlines on 15 July and 20 July.

Born Again Bird Watcher has a photo caption contest running until 15 July. Enter your witty caption and you could win a Born Again Bird Watcher ball cap.

The Cornell Lab of Ornithology's Celebrate Urban Birds project is running a Funky Nests in Funky Places contest until 31 July. Prizes include a Leica C-Lux 3 Digital Camera camera and signed bird-themed books.

Register online to win a limited edition collector's print from Bird Watcher's Digest. The drawing will be held on 31 July.

The Swarovski Digiscoper of the Year Contest runs through 31 October. First prize is an EL 32 binocular. Be sure to read the rules before entering.

The Rainforest Alliance is running their 2nd Annual Picture Sustainability Photo Contest. Enter photos to win prizes including a trip for two to Costa Rica. Click here for the rules. Contest ends 1 November.

ONGOING CONTESTS of interest to birders

Each month the Birds & Blooms website runs the Where's Webster? contest. Find Webster the duck on the website and enter to win. Prizes vary and the contest runs month to month.

The Eagle Optics Email Contest is ongoing for anyone subscribed to their newsletter. A new winner is chosen every month. Click here for details.

If you are running a contest this week or know of something that should be added to this list, please let me know by leaving a comment or sending me an email.

T-Shirt Tuesday: Natural Born Birder

Singing Bird Misinformation Clock

This clock is sitting on the shelf at our local Walgreen's drug store.

Singing Bird Clock



I've thought of buying them out just to prevent them from falling into the wrong hands, but I'm afraid that will just encourage them to stock more. You can click on the above photo to see it bigger at flickr or just look at the partial close-up below.

Singing Bird Clock


Of course I'd prefer a Birdorable clock anyway, if I'm looking for a bird-themed wall clock (even if they don't sing).

T-Shirt Tuesday: Bird Freak