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September 18, 2014
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Bioblitz bonanza

The 2014 Upper Delaware BioBlitz will take place on June 28-29 at the confluence of the Delaware River and Ten Mile River on the Boy Scouts of America, Greater New York Councils, Ten Mile River Scout Camp.
TRR photos by Sandy Long


The Upper Delaware BioBlitz was modeled after the Monroe County BioBlitz, which compiled the fourth of its biannual inventories, with over 1,078 different species of plants, insects and animals catalogued in 2012. This year’s event will take place at the Austin T. Blakeslee Natural Area in Tobyhanna Township, PA on June 20-21. The site is just over an hour’s travel time from our region. It will be the first in-depth study of the 117-acre park.

(Visit www.mcconservation.org/downloads/PDFs/BioBlitz%20Info%20Sheet.pdf or call 570/629-3061 for more information).