National Parks BioBlitz

The National Parks BioBlitz continued throughout the country in 2016 - but BioBlitzes aren't over yet! To celebrate 100 years of stewardship, the National Park Service guided a shared nation-wide quest to discover and document biodiversity. Many occured from May 20-21, 2016 and throughout the Centennial year.

Check out the map below to find out which parks are hosting a BioBlitzes this year!

Find a BioBlitz

Use the map below to find a park hosting a BioBlitz, and be sure to visit their website for more information. Each park has a specific iNaturalist project, too -- be sure to explore it.

See the 2016 National Parks BioBlitz totals in iNaturalist below.

OMB Control Number: 1024-0275
Paperwork Reduction and Privacy Act Statement: The National Park Service is authorized by 54 U.S.C 100702 to collect this information. This information will be collected through iNaturalist during BioBlitzes and other NPS citizen science events. The purpose is to find and identify as many species of plants, animals, and other organisms as possible in or around National Parks so that these occurrences can be documented. The data will be used by the NPS to better understand which species occur on its lands and where those species occur. Response to this request is voluntary. No action may be taken against you for refusing to supply the information requested. The permanent data will be anonymous. An agency many not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number.
Burden Estimate: Public reporting burden for this form is estimated to average 5 minutes per response. Direct comments regarding the burden estimate or any other aspect of this form to: Simon Kingston (970-225-3551); or Phadrea Ponds, NPS Information Collection Review Coordinator.


You can also download a list of parks (PDF 291 KB).

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