Friday May 20 and Saturday 21 Saturday - BioBlitz!

Date Time
Saturday, May 21 9am – 12pm

To RSVP, contact Tina O'Connell at tina@friendsofkenilworthgardens.org.


 

The 2016 National Capital Parks BioBlitz will feature inventory activities at national park sites in and around Washington, D.C., May 20-21, 2016. The capital celebration will be the cornerstone of BioBlitzes and biodiversity events at U.S. national parks that same weekend.


The 2016 National Capital Parks BioBlitz will feature inventory activities at national park sites in and around Washington, D.C., May 20-21, 2016. The capital celebration will be the cornerstone of BioBlitzes and biodiversity events at U.S. national parks that same weekend.

 

 

Here are some important details:

 

  • The address for Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens is: 1550 Anacostia Ave NE, Washington, DC 20019

  • This restoration project will begin at 9 a.m. with on-site registration opening 30 minutes prior to the start of the event.

  • Please arrive no later than 8:45 am.

  • The park has ample free parking.

  • The event will run rain or shine—please dress accordingly.

  • All volunteers are encouraged to wear long-sleeve shirts and jackets, long pants, and closed-toe shoes.   

  • Gloves and all equipment will be provided for you.

  • Granola bars and light snacks will be provided. Please bring a water bottle.

  • Volunteers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult chaperone, parent or guardian.

  • This event is eligible for Student Service Learning (SSL) hours