The winners and results from the Eco-Hunt!
The winners and results from the Maroochy Wetlands Sanctuary Eco-Hunt 2017 Competition!
(Winners, please check your inbox for details on how to claim your prize)
Drawn from all eco-hunt entries who submitted at least one sighting from the wetlands
Winner of a 1 Family Pass (2A3C) on Maroochy Nature Cruises
overall score: 330
Highest overall score based on sightings submitted from within the wetlands
Winner of a $100 voucher from Whites IGA Bli Bli
total score: 1645
Highest scoring individual sighting based on rarity for location and season (includes bonus for identifying the sighting).
Winner of a $100 gift voucher from River Shore Resort
total score: 223
1. Prince Ruby
4. Eve Stephenson
1. Fiddler Crab
2. Mud crabs (general)
3. Ants (Formicidae)
4. Toadfish (Tetraodontidae)
5. Orb Web Spider (Nephila sp.)
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Maroochy Wetlands Sanctuary Eco-Hunt
The Maroochy Wetlands Sanctuary Eco-Hunt gives YOU the chance to experience, learn about, and contribute to protecting the amazing biodiversity that is in our backyard. Take a walk on the wild side, adventure into nature, and see what natural treasures you can find. Data that you collect contributes to mapping Australia’s incredible biodiversity.
experience nature on real outdoor adventures.
learn life's secrets with expert feedback on all sightings.
help protect the environment as sightings contribute to biodiversity research.