June 9-10 (Saturday noon to Sunday noon)
Prince Edward County Field Naturalists, Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory and Hastings Prince Edward Land Trust present BioBlitz 2018. It’s fun, exciting and close by! Learn about biodiversity, help preserve our natural world, and contribute to scientific research.
Community volunteers of all ages, young and old, are invited to join scientists and experts to record all the living species in the Charwell Point area in the Point Petre Wildlife Area. Go on guided walks led by experts. Discover a new dragonfly or beetle for the County. See butterflies up close. Track breeding evidence for birds. Look for clues of mammals, insects, and reptiles. Identify plants you’ve always wondered about.
Dinner on Saturday evening and Wrap-up BBQ on Sunday at Base Camp
Registration begins at 11 AM Saturday and continues throughout the event. Come for an hour-long walk with an
expert, an afternoon, an evening, or for both days.
Event Address: Charwell Point Rd. and Army Reserve Rd.
Admission: $5.00 per person includes Saturday dinner and Sunday wrap-up BBQ. (Children accompanied by adults: free)
Amenities: parking, portable washroom
Website: www.peptbo.ca or www.bit.do.PECFN
Contact: [email protected]
Notes: Check website for details on scheduled walks, what to bring, what to wear, preregistration information and directions to the site. Be prepared for uneven terrain.
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