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Acadia National Park BioBlitz 2016 – Focus on Lepidoptera

Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park
Date: Saturday Jul 23, 2016 - Sunday Jul 24, 2016


Help document the biodiversity of Acadia National Park. Over the course of 24 hours biologists and citizen scientists conduct a rapid assessment helping to document species occurrence, provide estimates of species richness, and identify rare and unique species.

Butterflies and Moths, or Lepidoptera, will be the focus of the 2016 Bioblitz. Michael Sabourin is lead taxonomist.

This annual event is hosted by Schoodic Institute and sponsored by Maine Entomological Society, Maine Forest Service, University of New Hampshire, University of Maine, Schoodic Institute, and Acadia National Park.

Location: Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, Winter Harbor
Contact Name: Seth Benz
Contact Phone #: (207) 288-1310
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Event Sponsor(s): Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park Acadia National Park 

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