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Waterbug Blitz Workshops across Australia!

Calling on all citizen scientists to participate in a Waterbug Blitz workshop to learn how to collect and identify waterbugs and use the Waterbug App. Australia’s first nationwide waterway monitoring event, find a workshop near you.

When: Tuesday, August 13 2019 till Sunday, November 10 2019. 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
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Topic: Environment and nature
Cost: Free
Bookings: 0421 769 336
info@waterbugblitz.org.au
https://www.waterbugblitz.org.au/cb_pages/events.php
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Australia’s first nationwide waterway monitoring event will launch in National Science Week on Tuesday 13 August in Launceston Tasmania, hosted by Tamar NRM.

The type and number of waterbugs found in a waterway can tell us a lot about how healthy that waterway is. You will learn how to collect, identify and record waterbugs via the app, it’s free to downlaod – search Waterbug App. Then the data will be uploaded & mapped out to show a snapshot of waterway health in every state.

Your waterbug survey will contribute to building these publicly available maps, and we can gain a better understanding of catchment health. Explore your catchment and find out where looks healthy & where needs help.

Over thirty workshops will be held across the country, find one near you.

Contact details:

Amanda Hyde
National Waterbug Blitz
Email: info@waterbugblitz.org.au
Phone: 0421 769 336