Good morning City Nature Challenge Organizers,
Good spring things have been happening! Virtual CNC events are scheduled and taking registration. Invite your friends!
Tuesday, April 6, 7-8pm: Discovering Nature East of the River with the City Nature Challenge. Introduction
to the City Nature Challenge and amazing places to observe east of the Anacostia River. Register here!
Monday, April 12, noon- 1pm: You Can Be a Citizen Scientist: An Intro to the 2021 City Nature Challenge. Lunchtime
introduction to the DC area City Nature Challenge and iNaturalist. This edition starring Carrie Seltzer of iNaturalist. Register
Wednesday, April 14, 7-8pm: You Can Be a Citizen Scientist: An Intro to the 2021 City Nature Challenge.
Evening introduction to the DC area City Nature Challenge and iNaturalist. Register
Also: We’re hosting a virtual ID party on
Wednesday, May 5, 7-9pm. Learn some iNaturalist tips and get pointers on identifying mystery species! We’ll use virtual breakout rooms to focus on plant, birds, reptiles & amphibians, mammals, “unknown,” and more. If you’d be willing to facilitate
a breakout room (no ID expertise required) or serve as an ID resource for one of the breakout rooms, please contact me at
planning calendar for other events as they are added—or add your own!
If you missed the March organizers’ call,
view the recording or
check the notes. There are lots of good peeks in there at what other organizers are doing! Our next organizers’ call is Friday, April 16, 11am – noon. Join at