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Bio Blitz

Bio Blitz 2021 May 22nd- June 6th, 2021

GFP Bio Blitz 2021

Help South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks observe and identify species state-wide during our virtual BioBlitz from May 22nd-June 6th! 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. Please join the project and contribute to our knowledge of biodiversity across the state by posting observations on iNaturalist under the project name SDGFP Bio Blitz 2021. Participation is free to everyone and prizes will be awarded to top observers!

Check out the links below to find out more!

Bio Blitz in iNaturalist 
What is the Bio Blitz 
How to participate 
Tips to consider when taking photos 
How to identify observations 

Prizes will be awarded to the participants that:
Observe the most species 
Observe the most birds
Observe the most reptiles/amphibians
Observe the most plants
Observe the most mammals 
Observe the most fish 
Observe the most insects/arachnids 
Identify the most observations