Time for SnailBlitz!

It is that time of year again (rain or no rain); time for SnailBlitz!

Some of you have been very active in posting observations of snails and slugs in previous years and this is a call for observations again. As in previous years, there will be a photo contest with prizes! Photos of any land-living snail or slug in Southern California is eligible. This project has produced some of the most interesting observations over the past two years and we're hoping for the same this year. So, fire up your phones or digital cameras and have fun!
SnailBlitz runs from Feb. 1 through March 31.

Please sign up at the project on iNaturalist here:

NHMLA SLIME website is here:
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Posted on January 30, 2018 07:33 PM by jannvendetti jannvendetti | 0 comments | Leave a comment
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Snails and slugs Living in Metropolitan Environments (SLIME) is a community science project that aims to catalogue the biodiversity of terrestrial gastropods (land snails and slugs) in Southern California. The Natural History Museum’s collection of land snails includes thousands of specimens from locations throughout the Southern California region and spans the last 100 years. However, not much ...more ↓

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