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BioBlitz: Rocky Mountain National Park

BioBlitz: Rocky Mountain National Park

This two-day celebration of biodiversity centers on a 24-hour race to count species. Join this mission to add wildlife spottings in Rocky Mountain National Park before, during, and after this great event. Naturalists and taxonomy specialists not attending the event are also invited to participate by using their expertise to help identify observations submitted to the mission. By joining this mission you agree to the Terms & Conditions. Sign in to join mission

BioBlitz: Rocky Mountain National Park
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Help us count and identify species in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado! National Geographic and the National Park Service are hosting a BioBlitz in Rocky Mountain National Park near Estes Park, Colorado on August 24-25, 2012. This high-elevation park includes a diversity of ecosystems including montane forests of quaking aspens and ponderosa pines, to subalpine hillslopes of Engelmann spruce, to alpine tundra dotted with glaciers. An abundance of organisms can be found at all elevations. Note: Since we are working with partners on this mission, the National Geographic Society and the National Park Service, special Terms apply to submissions to this mission. Terms & Conditions.

BioBlitz: Rocky Mountain National Park

Lat: 40.29 Long: -105.69

Recent Spottings

Elk PatrickRich 2 0 Elk
Roosevelt Elk, Uapiti dane.a.hep 1 0 Roosevelt Elk, Uapiti
Least Chipmunk Kay Sully 3 0 Least Chipmunk
Mule Deer PatrickRich 1 0 Mule Deer
American Black Bear PatrickRich 1 0 American Black Bear
American White Pelican NikoPeters 0 6 American White Pelican
Black billed Magpie SumerTiwari 2 0 Black billed Magpie
Red winged Blackbird SumerTiwari 1 0 Red winged Blackbird
Steller's Jay SumerTiwari 4 3 Steller's Jay
Wild Turkey SumerTiwari 1 0 Wild Turkey
House finch SumerTiwari 1 0 House finch
Elk bangstman 1 0 Elk
Black-billed Magpie HeatherMiller 2 0 Black-billed Magpie
American Pika GeoffreyPalmer 4 0 American Pika
Elk daniel.dparsons 3 1 Elk
Wild Musk Thistle Weed KathrynSmithQuist 1 0 Wild Musk Thistle Weed
Yellow Bellied Marmot MakalaKnox 5 2 Yellow Bellied Marmot
Least Chipmunk daniel.dparsons 5 3 Least Chipmunk
Fireweed ravenshuriken7 0 2 Fireweed
Marmot HeatherMiller 3 0 Marmot
Black Billed Magpie daniel.dparsons 3 1 Black Billed Magpie
Mountain Bluebird (Female) daniel.dparsons 9 1 Mountain Bluebird (Female)
Moose EmilyMarino 51 39 Moose
Big Horn Sheep (male) HeatherMiller 10 4 Big Horn Sheep (male)
Yellow-bellied Marmot DonnaPomeroy 5 0 Yellow-bellied Marmot
American bison HeatherMiller 1 0 American bison
Mule Deer scat CindyBinghamKeiser 1 2 Mule Deer scat
Spotting bee.jacbs 2 0 Spotting
Yellow-Bellied Marmot daniel.dparsons 3 0 Yellow-Bellied Marmot
Coyote MikeGrageda 16 9 Coyote
Elk KathrynSmithQuist 4 1 Elk
Colorado Wildflower KathrynSmithQuist 0 2 Colorado Wildflower
Elk (young male) pamsai 3 0 Elk (young male)
Yellow Bellied Marmot BrynnHendricksSchmidt 3 0 Yellow Bellied Marmot
Elk (immature male) pamsai 4 0 Elk (immature male)
Golden-mantled ground squirrel pamsai 5 5 Golden-mantled ground squirrel
Spiny Puffball Shuriken 2 3 Spiny Puffball
Big Horn Sheep (Wild) HeatherMiller 2 1 Big Horn Sheep (Wild)
Elk MikeGrageda 4 2 Elk
Elk BrynnHendricksSchmidt 2 0 Elk
Elk (adolescent male) pamsai 4 2 Elk (adolescent male)
Gray Jay daniel.dparsons 6 2 Gray Jay
Mule Deer Gordon Dietzman 12 5 Mule Deer
American pika fbiasi 2 1 American pika
Elk pamsai 2 0 Elk
Black-billed Mapgpie Shuriken 1 0 Black-billed Mapgpie
Pika Shuriken 1 0 Pika
Rabbit KathrynSmithQuist 1 0 Rabbit
Mule Deer KathrynSmithQuist 1 0 Mule Deer
Common Puffball extremebirder 0 1 Common Puffball

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