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2016 National Parks BioBlitz - Indiana Dunes: Miller Woods BioBlitz

We will identify as many species as possible in all taxonomic groups within the Miller Woods unit of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Miller Woods is a Black Oak Savanna, one of the rarest habitats in North America, and is located in the highly industrialized city of Gary, Indiana.

Project URL: http://www.nature.nps.gov/biology/biodiversity/bioblitz2016.cfm

Geographic Scope: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

Status: Complete

Recruiting Volunteers: Yes, this project is recruiting

Participation Tasks: Classification or tagging, Data analysis, Data entry, Finding entities, Identification, Learning, Observation, Site selection and/or description, Specimen/sample collection,

Start Date: 2016-05-20

Project Contact: kimberly_swift@nps.gov

Federal Government Sponsor:

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Name of Nonfederal Sponsors: National Geographic Society

Project Topic: Biology, Education, Nature and outdoors,

Intended Outcomes: Programmatic, Research development, Civic and community, Individual learning, Conservation,