Did you ever wonder what organisms call your park home? Now you get the chance to find the answer by participating in a variety of activities designed for every age level, interest and expertise.
What is a BioBlitz?
A BioBlitz is an event that focuses on finding and identifying as many species as possible in a specific area over a short period of time, basically an environmental scavenger hunt.
Are you a nature enthusiast?
-Meet and work with scientists from Montclair State University.
-Find and identify the park’s flora and fauna
-Learn how to document your finds in iNaturalist .
Dropping in to explore your first BioBlitz event?
-Learn how to “BioBlitz” by
completing the “Introduction to BioBlitzing Passport Activity
Book.” Earn Stickers and receive your
BioBlitz graduation certificate (while supplies last).
-Help the Montclair State University Professors identify species.
Additional activities include:
Wildlife Scavenger Hunt
Birds of Prey Demonstration 12PM-2PM
Nature Hikes 10AM - 3PM (schedule coming soon)
Water quality testing
Giveaways for “junior scientists” (while supplies last) and more!