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Urban Wildlife Information Network (UWIN): A Wildlife Trail Cam Community Science Program

Join Portland UWIN Coordinator Hunter Storm, Portland Audubon Staff Scientist, Joe Liebezeit, and Samara Group Director, Leslie Bliss-Ketchum, PhD for a presentation about a new program monitoring urban wildlife with automated trail cameras. This is part of a North American wide effort initiated by Lincoln Park Zoo called the Urban Wildlife Information Network (UWIN) with many cities participating including Portland. The event will include background on the goals of the project, how it will help inform urban wildlife management and a training on volunteer engagement.

A Wildlife Trail Cam photos of coyote and deer

This virtual event will be held Tuesday June 22 from 6:30-7:30pm, followed by a field orientation for 3-5 volunteers. To sign up for this event please contact Hunter Storm at stormhun@pdx.edu. If you are interested in being a UWIN volunteer let her know! To learn more about UWIN click here.

Portland UWIN partners include The Samara Group, LLC, Portland State University, Portland Audubon, and The Oregon Wildlife Foundation.

Details

Date:
June 22
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Accessibility Info

This is a virtual event.

Organizer

Joe Liebezeit
Email:
jliebezeit@audubonportland.org