Home River Bioblitz 2021

Join us for this world-wide citizen science event and celebrate your local river!

Do you live near a river and are you curious to know what species live there? Or do you have the impression that many people are unaware of its wildlife? We invite you to join us between September 24th and 26th, 2021 to explore the biodiversity around your local river. You can do this with your family members or invite a wider community, dependent on your local COVID-19 situation and on what suits you best! 

By becoming a bioblitz organizer, you have the opportunity to take part in several workshops that help you in the organisation of your river event, and in the communication of the data collected and the story you’d like to tell. This is a great way to engage your peers, friends and family in the protection of your river, and connect to a global community that shares the love for rivers. 

Become a Bioblitz Leader

or join us just for a day...

You can now register your Home River Bioblitz through the form below. Once registered, we invite you for a series of training sessions that help you make your event successful. 

1. Bioblitz and iNaturalist Online Training – 6th of September
2. Digital Storymap Workshop – 8th of September
3. Digital Queer Outdoors Chat – 14th of September
4. Bioblitz Online Recap – 4th of October
5. Digital Data Visualization Workshop – TBA mid October

Do you want to organize your own Home River Bioblitz, please click on the button below to fill out the registration form.

If you rather just go explore for a day, that is also possible! We aim to keep the threshold low so anyone can join. More info on this in September. 

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Guidelines

Below, you find several guidelines that help you organize your Bioblitz

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This event was partly supported by a grant from the National Geographic Society.