Dixie National Forest Hosts BioBlitz event in Cedar City

The Dixie National Forest, Southwest Wildlife Foundation and Garth and Jerri Frehner Museum of Natural History at Southern Utah University with funding from National Geographic partnered to host the first Cedar City BioBlitz at Cedar Canyon Nature Park August 26-27th.  Bio means life and Blitz means to do something quickly and intensively! This community event had 300 people participating to survey animals and plant species found in the area to record biodiversity within a 24 hour period and uploaded the data into iNaturalist app. 

Bioblitz Event