Tree Identification

Stratford Town Forest BioBlitz

UNH Cooperative Extension Natural Resources Program

Saturday, September 14th there is another Town Forest BioBlitz happening in Hampton, NH!

Christie Road
Stratford, NH 03590
United States

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Family-Friendly

Yes

High Adventure

No

Setting

Outdoors

About the Event

Are you curious about the different plants, wildlife, insects, and other species that live around you? Join the Stratford Conservation Commission to explore alongside experts to identify and learn about the species that live in the Stratford Town Forest!

A BioBlitz is a one-day nature scavenger hunt where people explore alongside scientists and field experts to find as many different plants, wildlife, insects, fungi, and other species on a property as possible. Meet experts, improve your naturalist skills and help the town of Stratford learn about their town forest! No experience necessary.

What to bring

Water bottle, long sleeves/pants for bug protection, hat and/or sunscreen, binoculars if you have them, and sturdy footwear. Bring your phone/tablet with iNaturalist app installed (not required). We’ll provide water and snacks. If you plan to join us for the whole day, bring your lunch.

Youth Instructions

This is a family-friendly event. Children are welcome with adult supervision.


Sign up for birding, morning, and afternoon shifts below. Join us for part or all of the day!

  • 7 a.m. Birding
  • 9 a.m. Welcome & Intro
  • 9:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m. Morning Groups: Stream, Shrubs, or Fungi & Lichen
  • 11:30 a.m. Lunch (bring your own)
  • 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Afternoon Groups: Insects or Trees
  • 2:30 p.m. Wrap Up

Questions?

Contact Chris Caron at caronchristopher@gmail.com or (603) 738-8922.

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