Organized BioBlitz events bring scientists together with families, schools, and other community members to find and identify as many species as possible in a specific area over a short period of time. These popular and fun events are opportunities for meaningful connections with nature and provide important contributions to species information.
Here are examples of what organisations around the world are doing to organize BioBlitz events:
If you can’t make it to an organized event, you can still connect with nature and be a citizen scientist. For World Environment Day – June 5, 2017 #NatureForAll partners UN Environment, and the Convention on Biological Diversity are collaborating with iNaturalist to create the world’s largest nature database.
Learn more here