ADDITIONAL NOMINATIONS OF THE BIOTOPE AQUARIUM DESIGN CONTEST 2022

Besides main rating in our contest there are additional nominations. For winning in them we also give prizes. In some categories, the winners will be determined by the participants themselves, and in others the jury members and the organizers chose the winners.


TEAM TROPHY

Contestants will choose a winner from all entries. Each participant will choose one candidate. The overall impression of a biotope aquarium was taken into account.

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Prizes: TEAM TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.


PHOTO TROPHY

The participants of the contest will choose winner from 10 candidates proposed by the organizers. The quality of the main photo, the atmosphere of the nature biotope, fishes in the pictures, the good location of the fish were taken into account.

Prizes: PHOTO TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.

  1. Backwater of the Rio Pianco north of Coremas, Paraiba state, Brazil, 70 L – ? points
  2. Early morning at an unnamed swamp in Conghua, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China, 243 L – ? points
  3. Forest Stream of the Nilwala River Basin, Sri Lanka, 156 L – ? points
  4. Reed-covered bank of the Yegurechka channel in the Don River Delta, Russia, 363 L – ? points
  5. Riffles of Huang Rou Creek, Nantou, Taiwan, 220 L – ? points
  6. Shallow Spring Pool, Baotu Spring Group, Jinan, Shandong, China, 160 L – ? points
  7. Small stream margin, near Raidāk River, Brahmaputra River Drainage, India, 40 L – ? points
  8. Son River Stream, Phong Nha-Ke Bang N, 500 L – ? points
  9. The bank of the Solinka river, near Cisna town. Bieszczady mountains. Poland, 225 L – ? points
  10. The land of “Łęgi Odrzańskie”. Flood zone. Odra River. Poland, 288 L – ? points

SHOT TROPHY

The participants of the contest chose winner from 10 candidates proposed by the organizers. The quality of the additional photo, the atmosphere of the nature biotope, fishes in the pictures, the good location of the fish were taken into account.

Prizes: SHOT TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.

  1. A slow stream in the peat forest of Borneo. South Kalimantan, 54 L – ? points
  2. Backwater of the Rio Pianco north of Coremas, Paraiba state, Brazil, 70 L – ? points
  3. Creek in the flooded forest in Paraná Ataú, Brazil, 240 L – ? points
  4. Crystal water of Recanto Ecologico Rio da Prata, Bonito, Brazil, 6200 L – ? points
  5. Forest Stream of the Nilwala River Basin, Sri Lanka, 156 L – ? points
  6. Oxbow Lake The Odra River. Brodno. Poland, 288 L – ? points
  7. Riffles of Huang Rou Creek, Nantou, Taiwan, 220 L – ? points
  8. River Bank of Rio Olho d’água, Rio da Prata in Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, 840 L – ? points
  9. Thandwe creek Rakhine, Myanmar, 110 L – ? points
  10. Unnamed forrest stream, west of the city of Coxim, 98 L – ? points

VIDEO TROPHY

The participants of the contest chose winner from 10 candidates proposed by the organizers. The quality of video, good cut, useful titles, good voice, atmosphere of a nature biotope, full view and close-ups, the plot were taken into account.

Prizes: VIDEO TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.

  1. Canceler Creek of Tributary Sinnamary River, French Guiana, 96 L – ? points
  2. Coward Springs, Lake Eyre Basin, South Australia, 126 L – ? points
  3. First Rain on the banks of the Rio Negro River near Barcelos Municipality, Brazil, 144 L – ? points
  4. Nature Reserve Springs of Pescara, Popoli, Abruzzo, Italy, 450 L – ? points
  5. Oxbow Lake The Odra River. Brodno. Poland, 288 L – ? points
  6. Riffles of Huang Rou Creek, Nantou, Taiwan, 220 L – ? points
  7. River Bank of Rio Olho d’água, Rio da Prata in Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, 840 L – ? points
  8. Swamp in Tebo Ilir Jambi, Indonesia, 150 L – ? points
  9. Taste of hometown the Nak-Dong River, Korea, 500 L – ? points
  10. Unnamed swamp in Conghua, Guangdong, China, 243 L – ? points

WILD TROPHY

The participants of the contest chose winner from 10 candidates proposed by the organizers. Aquaria with the most rare aquatic organisms were taken into account.

Prizes: WILD TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.

  1. Coward Springs Lake Ayre Basin South Australia, 126 L – ? points
  2. Endangered Species Habitat, Kalu River Tributary, Ingiriya, Sri Lanka, 225 L – ? points
  3. Fast flowing stream on the south side mount Halimun, 250 MASL, Indonesia, 180 L – ? points
  4. Mangrove shallow sea in Techeng Island, Zhanjiang, China, 120 L – ? points
  5. Mouth of Kwagira River, Papua New Guinea, 280 L – ? points
  6. Riffles of Huang Rou Creek, Nantou, Taiwan, 220 L – ? points
  7. Running stream originating from Chapanala Waterfall in Nagaon, Assam, India, 50 L – ? points
  8. Spring Pond in El molino, Cuyucapan, Laguna De Sayula Mexico, 70 L – ? points
  9. Taste of hometown the Nak-Dong River, Korea, 500 L – ? points
  10. Under Plane trees Trikeriotis River, Xelidona Evritanias, Greece, 360 L – ? points

ECO TROPHY

The organizers of the contest chose winner. The story about the threat to the biotope was taken into account.

Prize: ECO TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.

  1. Fast flowing stream on the south side mount Halimun, 100 MASL, Indonesia, 264 L


COOL TROPHY

The winner in this category will be determined automatically among all cold-water aquaria with the highest score.

Prize: COOL TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.

  1. The bank of the Solinka river, near Cisna town. Bieszczady mountains. Poland, 225 L


NORTH AMERICA TROPHY

The winner in this category will be determined automatically among all North American biotope aquaria with the highest score.

Prize: NA TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.

  1. Spring Pond in El molino , Cuyucapan,Laguna De Sayula Mexico, 70 L


SOUTH AMERICA TROPHY

The winner in this category will be determined automatically among all South American biotope aquaria with the highest score.

Prize: SA TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.

  1. First Rain on the banks of the Rio Negro River near Barcelos Municipality, Brazil, 144 L


AFRICA TROPHY

The winner in this category will be determined automatically among all African biotope aquaria with the highest score.

Prize: AFRICA TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.

  1. Shallow Rocky Habitat in Bulu Point East coast of Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania, 160 L


EUROPE TROPHY

The winner in this category will be determined automatically among all Europe biotope aquaria with the highest score.

Prize: EUROPE TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.

  1. The bank of the Solinka river, near Cisna town. Bieszczady mountains. Poland, 225 L


ASIA TROPHY

The winner in this category will be determined automatically among all Asian biotope aquaria with the highest score.

Prize: ASIA TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.

  1. Fast flowing stream on the south side mount Halimun, 250 MASL, Indonesia, 180 L


AUSTRALIA & OCEANIA TROPHY

The winner in this category will be determined automatically among all Australian biotope aquaria with the highest score.

Prize: AO TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.

  1. Coward Springs Lake Ayre Basin South Australia, 126 L


INFO TROPHY

The winner will be determined by the organizers among the entries with the best descriptions of recreated nature biotopes and provided links to information sources.

Prizes: INFO TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.


BIOTOPE TROPHY

The members of the jury chose winner among the entries with the best points for correspondence to the recreated nature biotope.

Prizes: BIOTOPE TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.

  1. The land of “Łęgi Odrzańskie”. Flood zone. Odra River. Poland, 288 L


DESIGN TROPHY

The members of the jury chose winner among the entries with the best points for the design.

Prizes: DESIGN TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.

  1. The bank of the Solinka river, near Cisna town. Bieszczady mountains. Poland, 225 L


LIFE TROPHY

The members of the jury will chose winner among the entries with the best points for the viability of the system.

Prizes: LIFE TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.

  1. Small stream margin, near Raidāk River, Brahmaputra River Drainage, India, 40 L


COVER TROPHY

The organizers chose winner among the best photos that are suitable for the cover of the magazine.

Prizes: COVER TROPHY certificate, 50 Best Biotope Aquaria magazine.