June 14, 2016


Hey Everyone,

While the fieldwork is done, we are still identifying species.

Check out the Identify page for the project


You can help identify plants and animal or just agree with others identifications. Our goal is to get all of our identifications to research grade!


Mark C
AKA MapDuck

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June 11, 2016


BioBlitz is live for day two!

Dedicated Birders are up with the sun to spot more species!

Come out out and join the fun!
The team start times are at 8:00 and 10:00
Closing ceremony will be at 1:30

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June 10, 2016

BioBlitz is live!

The Jamaica Bay BioBlitz has begun!!!!

Right now groups of students and scientists are exploring the park and snapping photos of species around the park.

The next team launch will be at 5:30 pm from Riis Park Base Park.

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June 07, 2016

The Event starts on June 10th 1 pm!!!

Only three more days till the start of the Jamaica Bay BioBlitz!!!!

Get your phones ready!

Make sure to sign up for iNaturalist and take a look at the getting started page.

There are helpful hints on how to make a good observation!


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