15 February 2012

EVENT: Bermagui Bioblitz

The Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness  (ALCW) is holding their first ever Bioblitz down the south coast of New South Wales, at Bermagui, on March 30th and 31st 2012.

The ALCW is a citizen science group supported by the Atlas of Living Australia.

A bioblitz comprises a group of scientists, naturalists, ‘citizen scientists’ and other members of the public working together to discover, identify and record as many kinds of plants, animals, algae and fungi within the chosen area.

The format the ALCW is adopting for their bioblitz is a collaborative race to discover as many species of wildlife within the chosen localities. The bioblitz will run from late morning Friday the 30th March, through to late afternoon Saturday the 31st of March 2012.

For more details go to: www.alcw.org.au

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