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CANCELED: BioBlitz at Yankauer Nature Preserve!
Saturday, August 20, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Celebrate PVAS’s 40th Birthday by contributing to a BioBlitz at Yankauer Nature Preserve!
This event has been canceled due to scheduling issues with experts.
Come investigate the “Dirt Dwellers” of Yankauer.
Free and family-friendly!
A BioBlitz is a community-science effort to record as many species within a designated location and time period as possible.
We will be focused on surveying the wonderful diversity of insects, spiders, amphibians and more found under the logs and rock of Yankauer Nature Preserve. Experts will be present from 9am to 3pm to help guide your observations and discoveries! Registration is required to work with an expert so sign-up today!
Ways to participate:
- Register below to join an expert (9am to 12pm or 12pm to 3pm) on a guided survey of the insects, spiders, amphibians and more living in the dirt at Yankauer Nature Preserve.
- Visit Yankauer anytime between dawn and dusk on August 20 and survey pollinators and pollinator plants using the iNaturalist app and submit the data to the Yankauer BioBlitz project. Please register to let us know you are participating in this manner.
Interested in volunteering? Volunteers help facilitate the BioBlitz by assisting the experts and participants to make identifications field guides and the iNaturalist app. Email KC directly to sign-up to volunteer!