Invasive Species BioBlitz!

Attention all naturalists, nature lovers, children, and anyone interested 
in knowing more about local flora, fauna, and biodiversity!
Winnakee Land Trust is hosting an invasive species BioBlitz!
Saturday and Sunday August 19 and 20th
All day, 8:00 a.m. until ~5:00 p.m
  • Regional bird experts from the Waterman Bird Club will start each day with an early morning bird walk.
  • Turtle’s Back, a turtle rehabilitation organization, will present an informative demonstration with live turtles on Saturday.
  • Ravensbeard Wildlife Center will showcase live raptors, birds, and other wildlife on Sunday.
Data collecting over the weekend will focus on common invasive plant species found across the Preserve.  Participants will work with local experts and use the iNaturalist app to find and identify the plants.  Download this innovative app today!
Winnakee Land Trust is offering this BioBlitz free of charge thanks to the support of AT&T and the Open Space Institute. Advanced online registration is required and because of live wildlife visitors, pets are not permitted. Snacks and beverages will be provided, participants are asked to bring their own lunch.
Winnakee Nature Preserve, 4204 Albany Post Road (Rt. 9), Hyde Park, NY 12538

Click Here to Register for this Free Event

The mission of Winnakee Land Trust is to protect and preserve the natural, agricultural, recreational, architectural, cultural, scenic, historic, and open space resources of northern Dutchess County.

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