Thursday, July 2, 2009

Results of Saturday's BioBlitz at Soapstone Prairie Natural Area

5 CNHP personnel and many other folks had a great time last Saturday inventorying all the different species living at Soapstone.
BioBlitzers hard at work at Soapstone Prairie Natural Area
Here are the results, courtesy of Crystal Strouse, Natural Areas Technician for the City of Fort Collins:

Numbers of species recorded
Bees, wasps, grasshoppers and leafhoppers34
Spiders and Beetles32
Aquatic Invertebrates97
Reptiles and Amphibians9

For a total of 681 species recorded in a single 24-hour period. Not bad at all! A big thank you to everyone who participated!

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