The Academy of Science - St. Louis BioBlitz
is an exploration
and inventory of the
biodiversity of urban parks. Teams of public volunteers
led by biologists, naturalists and environmental enthusiasts
search natural areas, listing
as many different
species as they can
find. At the end of
the day, participants
have a new appreciation
of these very special
Listen to "KWMU St. Louis on the Air" discussing the BioBlitz and Biodiversity with Peter Wyse Jackson, President-Missouri Botanical Garden, Mitch Leachman, Execurive Director, St. Louis Audubon Society and Peggy James Nacke, BioBlitz and Special Events/Projects Director-Academy of Science of St. Louis.
Here’s your chance to learn about everything from butterflies to birds, crickets to katydids! Join teams of scientists and skilled naturalists during the BioBlitz at St. Louis urban parks.
Academy of Science - BioBlitz in your Schoolyard - Guide for Teachers