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September 2017

Academy of Science – St. Louis BioBlitz at Shaw Nature Reserve

Friday, September 22, 2017 @ 9:00 AM-Saturday, September 23, 2017 @ 12:00 PM
Shaw Nature Reserve, 307 Pinetum Loop Road
Gray Summit, MO 63039 United States

FREE and OPEN to ALL! Registration is now closed, but accepting walk-ons for open field trek teams. Everyone is welcome to join in this Citizen Science project. No experience necessary!

CLICK HERE for a listing of open field trek teams!

Here’s your chance to learn about everything from butterflies to birds, crickets to katydids, plants and pollinators, trees and toads!

Join a team! Expeditions leave from base camp on Friday, September 22, and Saturday, September 23, 2017.

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Academy of Science – St. Louis BioBlitz at Shaw Nature Reserve

Saturday, September 23, 2017 @ 7:00 AM-12:00 PM
Shaw Nature Reserve, 307 Pinetum Loop Road
Gray Summit, MO 63039 United States

FREE and OPEN to ALL! Registration is now closed, but accepting walk-ons for open field trek teams. Everyone is welcome to join in this Citizen Science project. No experience necessary!

CLICK HERE for a listing of open field trek teams!

Here’s your chance to learn about everything from butterflies to birds, crickets to katydids, plants and pollinators, trees and toads!

Join a team! Expeditions leave from base camp on Friday, September 22, and Saturday, September 23, 2017.

Free
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June 2018

2nd Annual St. Louis BeeBlitz

Saturday, June 16, 2018 @ 10:30 AM-1:00 PM
Dennis & Judith Jones Visitor & Education Center, 5595 Grand Drive in Forest Park
St. Louis, MO 63112 United States

FREE and OPEN to ALL nature lovers, concerned citizens, science enthusiasts and pollinator lovers over the age of 10. (Age limits apply to ensure quality of collected data.) Registration is required. CLICK HERE to register! Space is limited. Register early!

To register a group of more than 4, contact Nicole Miller-Struttmann, assistant professor of Biological Sciences, Webster University College of Arts & Sciences at 314-246-2628 or email, nicolem42@webster.edu.

Meet at the east side of the Forest Park Forever Visitor & Education Center. We will be walking to different locations throughout the park, so please arrive promptly at 10:30 a.m.

All it takes is a camera, a patch of flowers, and you!

After a crash course in “bee photography,” we will work in teams to conduct photo surveys. Your photographs will help biologists track bee populations around the nation through BeeSpotter, a web-based citizen science program hosted by the University of Illinois. Throughout the event, you will learn about bee biology and how you can support wild bee populations.

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September 2018

BioBlitz in Forest Park – DO MORE SCIENCE – OUTSIDE!

Friday, September 21, 2018 @ 3:00 PM-8:30 PM
Location details to be sent with registration confirmation, St. Louis, MO United States

REGISTER TODAY! THIS EVENT IS ALMOST FULL! The Academy of Science – St. Louis BioBlitz is a collaborative Citizen Science exploration and inventory of the biodiversity of urban parks and natural areas. Teams of public volunteers led by biologists, naturalists and environmental specialists search natural areas, listing as many different species as they can find. Families with nature lovers, budding scientists and experienced naturalists of all ages are invited to participate. Time Commitment: 90 minutes. FREE!

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June 2019

3rd Annual St. Louis BeeBlitz buzzes into July, August & September!

Saturday, June 22, 2019 @ 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Dennis & Judith Jones Visitor & Education Center, 5595 Grand Drive in Forest Park
St. Louis, MO 63112 United States

FREE and OPEN to ALL nature lovers, concerned citizens, science enthusiasts and pollinator lovers over the age of 10. (Age limits apply to ensure quality of collected data.) Registration is required. CLICK HERE to register for BeeBlitz on Saturday, July 20, August 17, or September 14, or attend all three! Space is limited. Register early! Please note, the last full training session is being offered on July 20 only.

To register a group of more than 4, contact Nicole Miller-Struttmann, assistant professor of Biological Sciences, Webster University College of Arts & Sciences at 314-246-2628 or email, nicolem42@webster.edu.

Meet at the east side of the Forest Park Forever Visitor & Education Center. We will be walking to different locations throughout the park, so please arrive promptly at 10:00 a.m.

All it takes is a camera, a patch of flowers, and you!

After a crash course in “bee photography,” we will work in teams to conduct photo surveys. Your photographs will help biologists track bee populations around the nation through BeeSpotter, a web-based citizen science program hosted by the University of Illinois. Throughout the event, you will learn about bee biology and how you can support wild bee populations. Click Find Out More to register!

Free
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July 2019

3rd Annual St. Louis BeeBlitz buzzes into July, August & September!

Saturday, July 20, 2019 @ 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Dennis & Judith Jones Visitor & Education Center, 5595 Grand Drive in Forest Park
St. Louis, MO 63112 United States

FREE and OPEN to ALL nature lovers, concerned citizens, science enthusiasts and pollinator lovers over the age of 10. (Age limits apply to ensure quality of collected data.) Registration is required. CLICK HERE to register for BeeBlitz on Saturday, July 20, August 17, or September 14, or attend all three! Space is limited. Register early! Please note, the last full training session is being offered on July 20 only.

To register a group of more than 4, contact Nicole Miller-Struttmann, assistant professor of Biological Sciences, Webster University College of Arts & Sciences at 314-246-2628 or email, nicolem42@webster.edu.

Meet at the east side of the Forest Park Forever Visitor & Education Center. We will be walking to different locations throughout the park, so please arrive promptly at 10:00 a.m.

All it takes is a camera, a patch of flowers, and you!

After a crash course in “bee photography,” we will work in teams to conduct photo surveys. Your photographs will help biologists track bee populations around the nation through BeeSpotter, a web-based citizen science program hosted by the University of Illinois. Throughout the event, you will learn about bee biology and how you can support wild bee populations. Click Find Out More to register!

Free
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August 2019

3rd Annual St. Louis BeeBlitz buzzes into July, August & September!

Saturday, August 17, 2019 @ 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Dennis & Judith Jones Visitor & Education Center, 5595 Grand Drive in Forest Park
St. Louis, MO 63112 United States

FREE and OPEN to ALL nature lovers, concerned citizens, science enthusiasts and pollinator lovers over the age of 10. (Age limits apply to ensure quality of collected data.) Registration is required. CLICK HERE to register for BeeBlitz on Saturday, July 20, August 17, or September 14, or attend all three! Space is limited. Register early! Please note, the last full training session is being offered on July 20 only.

To register a group of more than 4, contact Nicole Miller-Struttmann, assistant professor of Biological Sciences, Webster University College of Arts & Sciences at 314-246-2628 or email, nicolem42@webster.edu.

Meet at the east side of the Forest Park Forever Visitor & Education Center. We will be walking to different locations throughout the park, so please arrive promptly at 10:00 a.m.

All it takes is a camera, a patch of flowers, and you!

After a crash course in “bee photography,” we will work in teams to conduct photo surveys. Your photographs will help biologists track bee populations around the nation through BeeSpotter, a web-based citizen science program hosted by the University of Illinois. Throughout the event, you will learn about bee biology and how you can support wild bee populations. Click Find Out More to register!

Free
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September 2019

3rd Annual St. Louis BeeBlitz buzzes into July, August & September!

Saturday, September 14, 2019 @ 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Dennis & Judith Jones Visitor & Education Center, 5595 Grand Drive in Forest Park
St. Louis, MO 63112 United States

FREE and OPEN to ALL nature lovers, concerned citizens, science enthusiasts and pollinator lovers over the age of 10. (Age limits apply to ensure quality of collected data.) Registration is required. CLICK HERE to register for BeeBlitz on Saturday, July 20, August 17, or September 14, or attend all three! Space is limited. Register early! Please note, the last full training session is being offered on July 20 only.

To register a group of more than 4, contact Nicole Miller-Struttmann, assistant professor of Biological Sciences, Webster University College of Arts & Sciences at 314-246-2628 or email, nicolem42@webster.edu.

Meet at the east side of the Forest Park Forever Visitor & Education Center. We will be walking to different locations throughout the park, so please arrive promptly at 10:00 a.m.

All it takes is a camera, a patch of flowers, and you!

After a crash course in “bee photography,” we will work in teams to conduct photo surveys. Your photographs will help biologists track bee populations around the nation through BeeSpotter, a web-based citizen science program hosted by the University of Illinois. Throughout the event, you will learn about bee biology and how you can support wild bee populations. Click Find Out More to register!

Free
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