Thank you to everyone that responded to our survey as well as those who entered the contest. The winner of a survey prize is Richard H.! Congrats!
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
The “2016 Boardman River Nature Center Survey Contest” is sponsored by the Grand Traverse Conservation District (“Sponsor”). This contest is governed by these official rules (“Official Rules”). By participating in the contest, each entrant agrees to abide by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and understands that the results of the contest, as determined by Sponsor and its agents, are final in all respects. The contest is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.
This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion will be directed to Sponsor, not Facebook.
The Contest is open to legal residents of the United States where not prohibited by law, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry who have Internet access and a valid e-mail account prior to the beginning of the Contest Period. Sponsor has the right to verify the eligibility of each entrant.
The Sweepstakes begins at January 20, 2016 at 9:00am EST and ends at February 10, 2016 at 11:59pm EST. (“Sweepstakes Period”). All entries (submissions) must be received on or before the time stated during that submission period. Sponsor reserves the right to extend or shorten the contest at their sole discretion.
HOW TO ENTER
You can enter the Sweepstakes through the 2016 Boardman River Nature Center Survey found here: http://natureiscalling.org/survey. The last question in the survey with the choice of prize is the entry into the drawing and a valid email address must be provided to contact the winner. One entry per household.
All eligible entries received during the Submission Period will gathered into a database at the end of the Submission Period. A winner will be chosen at random.
The winner will be announced on or before February 26, 2016 official contest webpage (http://natureiscalling.org/survey). The winner will be contacted via email for further instruction to receive their prize. If a potential prize winner cannot be reached by the Sponsor within five (5) days, that potential prize winner shall forfeit the prize. If a potential winner fails to comply with these official rules, that potential winner will be disqualified. Prizes may not be awarded if an insufficient number of eligible entries are received.
The winner will have their choice of one (1) of the following, which is selected at the point of entry:
- a) Coupon for five (5) free seedlings of the winner’s choice from the Grand Traverse Conservation District 2016 Seedling Sale. Order for the free seedlings must be placed between 02/15/16 and 03/31/16 and the seedlings must be picked up from the Boardman River Nature Center on 04/22/16 (10am-4pm) or 04/23/16 (8am – 3pm). Approximate Retail Value: $5.00-20.00 (depending on species chosen).
- b) Coupon for two (2) free native plant quarts during the Grand Traverse Conservation District 2016 Native Plant Sale. Must stop by on Saturday, May 14th from 8am – 3pm to choose from available stock. Approximate Retail Value: $11.00-14.00 (depending on species chosen).
- c) One (1) Invasive Species ID book. This book can be picked-up or from the Boardman River Nature Center during regular business hours (Tuesday – Friday 10am – 4pm). Approximate Retail Value: $6.95.
- d) One (1) Whisper in the Woods Nature Journal set of 6 books (Survival, Art on the Wing, Snowy Owl, Five Year Commemorative, Snowshoe Trekking and Quiet Water Paddling). Each book is ranges from 31-64 pages and includes pictures and musings on nature. Approximate Retail Value: $35.00
- e) Coupon for one (1) free Peepers program for 3-5 year olds. This program runs on select Tuesdays at the Boardman River Nature Center from 10-11:30am and involves stories & crafts inside and time outdoors to learn about nature. Approximate Retail Value: $5.00.
Terms and conditions may apply. Incidental expenses and all other costs and expenses which are not specifically listed as part of a prize in these Official Rules and which may be associated with the award, acceptance, receipt and use of all or any portion of the awarded prize are solely the responsibility of the respective prize winner. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZE IS SOLELY THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER.
Prize is non-transferable. No substitution or cash equivalent of prizes is permitted. Sponsor and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives are not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of the Sweepstakes, including, but not limited to, errors in any printing or posting or these Official Rules, the selection and announcement of any winner, or the distribution of any prize. Any attempt to damage the content or operation of this Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to possible legal action by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, suspend or amend the Sweepstakes, without notice, and for any reason, including, without limitation, if Sponsor determines that the Sweepstakes cannot be conducted as planned or should a virus, bug, tampering or unauthorized intervention, technical failure or other cause beyond Sponsor’s control corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the Sweepstakes. In the event any tampering or unauthorized intervention may have occurred, Sponsor reserves the right to void suspect entries at issue. Sponsor and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives, and any telephone network or service providers, are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunction, lost or delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, line failure or malfunction of any telephone network, computer equipment or software, the inability to access any website or online service or any other error, human or otherwise.
INDEMNIFICATION AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, EACH ENTRANT AGREES TO INDEMNIFY, RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR AND ITS PARENT, AFFILIATE AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES, THE FACEBOOK PLATFORM, ADMINISTRATOR, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL AGENCIES, AND ALL THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS FROM ANY LIABILITY, DAMAGES, LOSSES OR INJURY RESULTING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM THAT ENTRANT’S PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES AND THE ACCEPTANCE, USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE THAT MAY BE WON. SPONSOR AND ITS PARENT, AFFILIATE AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE CONDITION, FITNESS OR MERCHANTABILITY OF THE PRIZE. SPONSOR AND ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL AGENCIES, AND ALL THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ANY LIABILITY FOR DAMAGE TO ANY COMPUTER SYSTEM RESULTING FROM ACCESS TO OR THE DOWNLOAD OF INFORMATION OR MATERIALS CONNECTED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES.
By participating, each entrant grants Sponsor permission to use his/her name, likeness or comments for publicity purposes without payment of additional consideration, except where prohibited by law.
This sweepstakes is sponsored by:
Grand Traverse Conservation District
1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685
Any questions regarding this Sweepstakes should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.