Kingman Island Nature Foray

Kingman Heritage Marshes

Date: Friday, September 22
Time: 9am to noon
Meeting Location: We will meet in RFK Lot 6 near the Anacostia Riverwalk Trail in the parking lot at RFK stadium. This map shows where we will meet. If using a GPS you can enter "575 Oklahoma Ave. NE" to be directed to this parking lot. There is ample bike parking available and the site is also accessible by the X2 bus or a mile walk from the Stadium-Armory metro.

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Maximum number of volunteers: 20 individuals

Description: The purpose of this event is to document the biodiversity of the Anacostia River and its watershed. Especially in the ecosystems along the main stem of the river and surrounding areas on the MD and DC portions of the river. It will be an iNaturalist ( app-based weekend-long event where people will be able to report observations on their own using the app from anywhere in the watershed. During this event, we will explore the biodiversity of Heritage and Kingman Islands and the adjacent tidal emergent wetlands. All observations should be made part of the Biodiversity of the Anacostia River project on iNaturalist:

For more information, contact Emily Castelli at [email protected] or call 301-699-6204 x103.

Event Date and Time: 
Fri, 09/22/2017 - 9:00am - 12:00pm


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