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City Nature Challenge 2022: Lexington

April 29, 2022 @ 12:00 am - May 2, 2022 @ 11:30 pm

Floracliff Nature Sanctuary, Lexington Parks & Recreation, and NABA-Central Kentucky are thrilled to be co-hosting the City Nature Challenge 2022 for Lexington. This year, we are competing with Louisville Metro and Madison County to observe the most species, recruit the most participants, and contribute the most observations during the 4-day challenge. Join the challenge to help us document Kentucky’s biodiversity! To participate:

1. Download iNaturalist
2. Discover wild plants, animals, & fungi
3. Document your findings with a photo
4. Share your observations on iNaturalist

The City Nature Challenge is a global community science event that mobilizes urban residents and visitors to observe, document, and celebrate the wild plants, animals, and fungi in and around urban areas. This focused and collective effort increases our awareness and understanding of urban biodiversity around the world.

City Nature Challenge 2022: Lexington will take place April 29th – May 2nd throughout Fayette County. Lexington residents and visitors are encouraged to photograph the wild nature around them and upload those photographs to iNaturalist.

If you represent a community group that is interested in participating in the City Nature Challenge, please email Beverly James, bjames@floracliff.org, to confirm your participation and partnership.

Questions? Email Beverly James: bjames@floracliff.org

Details

Start:
April 29, 2022 @ 12:00 am
End:
May 2, 2022 @ 11:30 pm
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Weather Policy: For the safety and enjoyment of our visitors, all programs are subject to cancellation due to inclement weather, including rain, wind, and severe weather warnings and advisories.
 
 

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