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iNaturalist - Community Science at its Best!

Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Rd
Hampton, Connecticut 06481
Event Type: 
Walks & Talks
All are welcome
Event Description: 

Join Goodwin’s new educator, Amber, for a hands-on introduction to the iNaturalist app. We will start with a demonstration on how to collect natural history observations in the app. Then we'll head out to document as many species as possible in the gardens! To use iNaturalist you need a mobile device or a camera and a computer.

**Bring a smartphone or tablet with the iNaturalist app already installed, or any digital camera you happen to have, even if it doesn't have GPS capability. And you are welcome to bring your own laptop computer (optional) if you want to follow along with the demo.**

Registration required.


If you DO NOT receive a confirmation email within one hour of registration please CHECK YOUR SPAM. Several people have reported our emails going directly to their spam boxes. 


With any questions, please contact Eoin Horning-Kane at eoin.horning-kane@ct.gov.

Parking Information: 
Park in the lot across from the Conservation Center
Inclement Weather: 
Heavy rain cancels
Registration Fee: 
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Eoin Horning-Kane

This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.