City Nature Challenge Centennial Walk

When

Monday, April 17, 2017
10:00am - 12:00pm

2017-04-17 10:00:00 2017-04-17 12:00:00 America/New_York City Nature Challenge Centennial Walk Meet at the Hunt Library Oval Entrance

Where

  • Meet at the Hunt Library Oval Entrance

Event Description

Want to explore NC State's beautiful Centennial Campus while contributing to citizen science? Want to meet other people on campus interested in nature? Or just want to get your daily steps in on your exercise tracker?

Join us for a campus nature walk led by entomologist and systematist Dr. Matthew Bertone of NC State's Entomology and Plant Pathology department and ecologist Dr. Kaberi Kar Gupta. You will see plants and wildlife, take pictures using your own phone or camera, and learn how to use iNaturalist to contribute data to the  Wolfpack Citizen Science Challenge.

We will take the Lake Raleigh walking trail and explore the revegetated North Creek watershed. Please wear comfortable shoes. The walk will last approximately two hours, cover about 1.2 miles, and is appropriate for all fitness levels (map).

Bring a camera or smartphone with iNaturalist installed and ready to go. You can download the iNaturalist smartphone app for Android or Apple.

Contact Information

Danica Lewis
919-515-2742

Admission Information

Free and open to the public.

Other Information

The Wolfpack Citizen Science Challenge is a collaboration between