TAK­ING CANADA’S NA­TURE SELFIE

Canadian Wildlife - - OUTDOORS -

As a key part of Canada 150 cel­e­bra­tions, 10,000 Cana­di­ans helped bio­di­ver­sity take the na­tional spot­light

in 2017 through the Bioblitz Canada 150 project, one of 38 Canada 150 sig­na­ture projects funded by the Gov­ern­ment of Canada. Canada’s Na­ture Selfie grew to in­clude about 40,000 ob­ser­va­tions of 7,500 wildlife species in inat­u­ral­ist. Over the

year, ob­ser­va­tions in the inat­u­ral­ist data­base tripled from 113,000 to over 390,000. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit Bioblitz­canada.ca.

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