The competition is organised by The Rialto magazine in association with the RSPB, BirdLife International and the Cambridge Conservation
Poems are invited that deal with any aspect of nature and place – these terms will be given a wide interpretation by the judge.
Poems must have a title and must be no more than 40 lines, excluding the title.
Poems must be written in English.
Poems must be the original work of the entrant and must not have been published, self-published or published on online or broadcast.
The competition will be judged by Pascale Petit.