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Marine Reserve BioBlitz

August 3, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

WHAT?
A BioBlitz is an intensive survey of a defined area on a single day with the goal of identifying all the species to be found in that area at one time – it is a snapshot of biodiversity. Come explore Oregon’s coastal waters while helping local scientists survey the species of the region!

HOW CAN I GET INVOLVED?
Get started on iNaturalist now: https://www.inaturalist.org/
This is a useful tool (for smartphones) which enables any observer of the natural world, of any skill level, to contribute information to a vast national database. This is the method by which participants will contribute to the Bioblitz.

1 – Download iNaturalist app
2 – Connect to Project: The Cape Perpetua BioBlitz Series
3 – Click “observe” to capture your first observation
4 – Label/identify the species if known
5 – If unknown, someone else can come in and identify for you
6 – Join us on August 3, 10:00am at the Cape Perpetua Visitor Center

Note: You DO NOT need to have wifi while you are taking observations, your observations will automatically upload once you get connected again.

RSVP preferred, but not required: capeperpetuacommunications@gmail.com

Details

Date:
August 3, 2019
Time:
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/362609874326876/