New Jersey Audubon field trips and programs adhere to CDC guidelines; leaders have the right to ask a participant to leave the program if someone is not adhering to these guidelines for the health and safety of all. Leaders and participants must wear face coverings* throughout the program and maintain physical distancing of at least 6 feet. Leaders may remove their face covering to be heard by the group while maintaining social distance. Please do not come to a program if you are sick, have a sick family member or have reason to believe you may have been exposed to the COVID-19 virus. There will be no sharing of equipment including binoculars or spotting scopes.
*Face coverings do not include winter scarves or bandanas. Two-layer fabric or surgical-type masks are required.
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL PROGRAMS AND FIELD TRIPS
No walk-ins allowed
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New Jersey Audubon’s BioBlitz 2021 – Non-native Plants and Animals
Nature is Waiting Outside Your Door: Go Explore, Collect Data and Participate in our second Statewide BioBlitz!
Participate in a community science extravaganza no matter where you are in the state of New Jersey. Photograph plants and animals in your neighborhood using the free iNaturalist app. Interact with New Jersey Audubon staff through daily challenges, friendly competition and learning opportunities.
New Jersey Audubon’s BioBlitz 2021 encourages you to get outdoors where and when you can during the week.
iNaturalist is a crowd-sourced online application, so if you don’t know what the plant or animal is, no worries, someone else will! Just take a photo, upload it to the site and join hundreds of people learning together about all the amazing plants and animals there are in New Jersey.
Your Daily Challenges May 3rd -7th
While we encourage you to submit observations of ALL plants and animals you observe, each day will highlight certain classifications of wildlife:
- Monday – May 3: Flowers and Insects
- Tuesday – May 4: Fungi and Herps (Reptiles/Amphibians)
- Wednesday – May 5: Non-native Plants and Animals
- Thursday – May 6: Native Plants and Animals
- Friday – May 7: Trees and Birds