We wanted to inform you that the southern California chapter of The Wildlife Society is planning to host a BioBlitz (citizen science) event at The Crosby Open Space on Saturday, February 22, 2020, starting at 9:00 a.m.

All are invited to participate in an easy hiking tour of The Crosby Open Space Preserve and help develop a Preserve species list. Event will conclude with a no-host lunch at Hernandez Hideaway Restaurant.

• Easy hike, on and off trail, up to 3 miles round trip.
• Event specifics will be tailored to group’s interests at the start of the event, but may include checking wildlife cameras and coverboards for reptiles and amphibians.
• Both members and non-members are welcome! The event is free but advance registration is required.
• Visit the following website for Preserve information: www.thecrosbyopenspace.com
• Please wear appropriate field clothing including closed toed shoes and bring water and snacks.
• There are no facilities on site.

Meet at 9am at the San Dieguito River Park – Santa Fe Valley Trailhead (8171 Del Dios Road 92127), behind Paradise Produce Market. Parking is limited so carpooling is encouraged.

To register for the event, and for any additional information, please click on the link below: