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Spring BioBlitz at the Palo Alto Baylands

April 6 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Join the Environmental Volunteers for a fun day of Community Science!

Join the Environmental Volunteers for a Spring BioBlitz in the Palo Alto Baylands Nature Preserve and Byxbee Park.

Spring is a wonderful time for flowers, pollinators, as well as courting or nesting birds. Join us to learn about some of our native and non-native species, become a community scientist and help us collect scientific data.

Please bring a digital camera or smartphone. Download the free iNaturalist smartphone app prior to the program and create a free account prior to the event. Instructions on the Bioblitz and how to join the 2023 project will be sent prior to event, and will also be available a printed guide for the day of. You can view our past BioBlitz findings for 20192021, 2022 and 2023. Help us document the biodiversity of this great preserve.

We will have families check in at the EcoCenter and then embark to record as many plants and animals as possible. Volunteers will be on site to take small groups/families who would like to learn more about plants, insects, birds, or how to use iNaturalist.

Participation is free, but advance registration is requested. Please use this Online Registration Form to sign up.

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Date:
April 6
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am
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Venue

EcoCenter
2560 Embarcadero Road · Palo Alto CA CA 94303 United States + Google Map