Wiki Loves Earth Winners

Shangrila resorts, Skardu (Pakistan). This lake is also known as Lower Kachura lake. Photo by Zaeem Siddiq
Wiki Loves Earth, a competition where participants take photographs of protected natural areas and upload their photos to Wikimedia Commons, was held internationally for the second time in 2015 with 26 countries. During 2015, over 100,000 pictures were submitted by the participants.

After careful evaluationjury members have selected the following images, in addition to the winning image above.

Laurisilva (Laurel Forest), Island of Madeira, Portugal. Photo by Jnvalves

The Alpine ibex (Capra ibex), or Steinbock, in National Park “Hohe Tauern“, Carinthia, Austria. Photo by Bernd Thaller

A Spider (Misumena vatia) killed a bee. Picture taken in Bratental nature reserve, near Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany. Photo by Suhaknoke

European bee-eater (Merops apiaster), Ichkeul National Park, Tunisia. Photo by Elgollimoh

Carpathian Biosphere Reserve, Zakarpattia Oblast, Ukraine. Photo by Vian

Nature reserve Wolayer See and surrounding area, Carinthia, Austria. Photo by GeKo15

Cormorants at dusk on the pond of Vaccarès, France. Photo by Ddeveze

Limestone stalagmites inside the Anhumas abyss, Brasil. Photo by Caio Vilela

High Tatras as seen from the Polish Spisz, Tatry Natura 2000 Special Area of Conservation, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Poland. Photo by Łukasz Śmigasiewicz

Greater flamingo (Phoenicopterus roseus), Thyna, Tunisia. Photo by Elgollimoh

Khlong Lan Waterfall, Khlong Lan National Park, Kamphaeng Phet Province, Thailand. Photo by Khunkay

Malakatyn river at Bolshoy Lyakhovsky Island, part of Lena Delta Wildlife Reserve, Sakha, Russia. Photo by Boris Solovyev

Morning in Tolkuse bog, Luitemaa Nature Conservation Area, Pärnu County, Estonia. Photo by Märt Kose

Lines left after skiing on the snowy slopes of Baba Mountain below the peak Pelister, National park Pelister, Macedonia. Photo by Ptahhotep

Special nomination: Apis Mellifera drone—moment at birth, Ribeirão Preto, Brasil. This image received a high rating from the jurors, but as it was not taken in a protected area, it was not eligible for an award. Photo by Jonathan Wilkins



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