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City Nature Challenge


  • Bath & Bristol England (map)

Which city on Earth has the most wildlife and the most nature-loving citizens?

Between 26-29 April 2019, Bristol and Bath will unite to compete with 175+ cities on seven continents as we show the world how amazing our region is for people and nature during the 2019 City Nature Challenge. Defending our 2018 title of most observations in Europe, together we will embark on an epic contest: to discover and record as much wildlife as possible over 4 days.

Taking part is easy!

Simply download the free iNaturalist app and start uploading photos of all the wild plants, animals and fungi you find. By taking part you’ll be contributing to local, national and global datasets on urban nature to be used by the likes of scientists and conservationists. This rich data will help authorities make informed conservation decisions and help secure a future for your local wildlife.

The app features photo recognition to help you identify what you are looking at, as well as inviting you to join an online community of fellow wildlife enthusiasts to sense check each identification, so don’t worry if you aren’t sure exactly what you have found.

To find out more click here

This event is hosted by our subscribers Bristol Natural History Consortium