This event, hosted by the Cradle of Forestry Heritage Site and Discovery Center, is open to all and a great way to make Shares as you help scientists find as many species in one day as possible. ecoEXPLORE will have a table at the event from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, so feel free to drop by and say hello! There will be food available for sale at Cafe' at the Cradle from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.
The entire Pink Beds/Cradle of Forestry will serve as a HotSpot for any observations made during the event, so all Shares made by ecoEXPLORERS will earn a bonus point for this Pop-Up HotSpot!
Schedule of Events
6:30am-9:00am Morning Bird Walk; meet at Pink Beds Picnic Area (begins at 7:00am)
9:30am Check-In at Pink Beds Picnic Area and choose your Zone
10:00am-12:00pm BIOBLITZ! take lots of photos!
12:30pm-2:00pm Congregate in Discovery Center to upload your observations to iNaturalist and draw raffle prizes
7:30pm-10:00pm Guided amphibian & reptile walk; Meet at Pink Beds Picnic Area and bring your flashlight!
*Please note schedule is subject to change depending on availability of hike leaders and scientists.