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Buffalo Bill BioBlitz

May 15 @ 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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One event on May 15, 2021 at 7:00 am

BioBlitz is happening at Buffalo Bill Ranch SHP. This BioBlitz is a chance for citizens to become scientists. Join us as we count, identify, and learn the natural history of many species of birds, mammals, reptiles, plants, trees, and insects.

-Set up and park tour on May 14 at 7 p.m. (Optional)

-Identify the flora and fauna of the park on May 15 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • 7:00-8:30 a.m.- Meet at Mike Shcrads trapping location-small mammals
  • 8:45-9:45 a.m.-Andrea Grover-Birding
  • 10:00-11:00 a.m.-Adam Jones-pelts and skulls
  • 11:15-12:15 a.m.-Dennis Ferraro-amphibians
  • 12:30-1:30 p.m.-Lunch Break
  • 1:45-2:45 p.m.-Denis Ferraro-reptiles
  • 3:00-4:00 p.m.-John Springer-herbaceous plants
  • 4:15-5:00 p.m.-Jean Kennedy and Vicky Cowan-insects, invertebrates, trapping crawfish, seeds and more.
You can attend all time slots or come and go as you please! Vehicle park entry permits are required.

Details

Date:
May 15
Time:
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:
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Venue

Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
2921 Scouts Rest Ranch Road
North Platte, NE 69147
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Phone:
(308) 535-8035
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