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City Nature Challenge 2021

May 2 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

City Nature Challenge & Sanctuary Bio Blitz!

Sunday, May 2 from 12-2pm

Join us for the City Nature Challenge, an international effort to find and document plants and wildlife in cities across the globe!
Make observations from your own backyard or join us at the sanctuary for a special BIO BLITZ with our favorite environmental experts including:

    • Dr. Rayda Krell, Entomologist, WCSU
    • Dr. Thomas Philbrick, WCSU
    • Dr. Paula Philbrick, UCONN
    • Morgan Evans
    • Bridget Cervero, Lead City Nature Challenge

Fun for all ages and a great way to support conservation efforts! Download the free iNaturalist app to your favorite device before the event
and then bring along to the sanctuary on May 2nd.  And don’t worry about being a pro in iNaturalist. All you need to do is download the app and we will give you a crash course when you arrive at the sanctuary.


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May 2
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Sanctuary Property
end of Old Farm Road
Newtown, CT 06470 United States
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