Wolf Ridge Naturalist BIG Year 2018-19's News

July 15, 2019

1,172 species

The species grand total for 2017-18 was 1,171. Today we reached 1,172 with several weeks left.

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June 08, 2019

We made it to 944 species!

Our goal was to pass 900 species by June 7. We did that and more!

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June 01, 2019

Passed 900 species

We passed our goal and are still quickly moving forward. What will be our total by June 7 (last day of school year)?

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May 15, 2019

Reaching our goal?

Now at 844 total species. The pace is picking up and it looks like we will reach our mark of 900 species by June 7.

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April 17, 2019

Spring is springing!!

At just over 760 collective species, birds are returning and insects are coming out... things will speed up!!

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October 23, 2018

Vulpicida juniperina

Charlie just found a species of lichen not found in MN before! Check it out. https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/17681696

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October 01, 2018

Over 560 species!

We did very well by focusing on birds and fungus. Nice work everyone!!

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September 20, 2018

Can we reach 500 species by Oct 1?

With 10 days remaining and 25 species to reach 500 species, it would be easy to relax. Let's make sure we get it!!

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September 05, 2018

More than 430 species by Oct 1

Last year on Oct 1, we had just over 430 species. I think we can do better. We are already at 220 species on day 4.

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September 01, 2018

Our collective challenge begins!

1154 - Species documented during the 2017-18 Wolf Ridge Naturalist BIG Year. How many this year?

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