Date(s) - 05/14/2022
4:30 am - 3:00 pm
War Bluff Valley Wildlife Sanctuary
Shawnee Chapter Illinois Audubon Society BioBlitz! Saturday May 14, 2022. War Bluff Valley Wildlife Sanctuary
228 Bushwack Rd, Golconda, IL So, What’s a BioBlitz?
• It’s an event that focuses on finding &
identifying as many species as possible in
a specific area over a short period of
• Everyone is invited to help Audubon
members document as many birds,
flowering plants and insects as we can!
• Using the apps iNaturalist & Merlin on
our smartphones, as well as help from
• Event runs from 4:30AM – 3 PM
• Intros & orientations at 8 AM, 10 AM and
• Why Start so early? The birds are singing!
And we can ID them!
• No preregistration required
• Snacks & drinks provided
• Please wear proper footwear, dress for
the weather & leave pets at home
• Signs will be posted, don’t give up if you
feel like you’re in the middle of nowhere!
Contact Karen at 618-534-7870 or firstname.lastname@example.org for directions or more information.
The BioBlitz is sponsored by Shawnee Chapter Illinois
Audubon Society, Illinois Audubon Society and funded in part by a generous grant from the
Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation