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2016 National Parks BioBlitz - Gateway: Jamaica Bay BioBlitz

The 2016 BioBlitz at Gateway National Recreation Area will explore organisms in all taxonomic groups and engage new audiences to expand park participation to more fully reflect the diversity of communities in NYC.

Project URL: http://go.nps.gov/2016bioblitz

Geographic Scope: Gateway National Recreation Area

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: 2016-06-10

Project Contact: patricia_Rafferty@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,