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City Nature Challenge – Urban Lichens – Schenley Park

April 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

 

Venue

Schenley Park Cafe and Visitor Center
101 Panther Hollow Road
Pittsburgh, 15213
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Pittsburgh doesn’t just compete in sports – help our city come out on top in the City Nature Challenge! Join Naturalist Educator Stephen Bucklin on a walk to document and identify the urban lichens of Oakland. We’ll meet at the Schenley Park Visitor’s Center for an overview of lichens, iNaturalist, and how to participate in the City Nature Challenge before heading outside to see what we can find! A smartphone or digital camera is recommended to take pictures.

Length: 1 mile
Surface Type: Paved Surface, Sidewalk, Stairs, Natural Trail
Slope: Varied – mostly flat with occasional steep

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Programs at the Frick Environmental Center are supported by the taxpayers of Allegheny County through a public grant from the Allegheny Regional Asset District (RAD).
Programs at the Frick Environmental Center are supported by the taxpayers of Allegheny County through a public grant from the Allegheny Regional Asset District (RAD).

Please note that a photographer may be on-site to capture photos and video from the program. The photos/video captured may be used to help the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy further promote its mission. Please advise the photographer on-site if you DO NOT want your photo/video taken.

Covid Note: The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy is currently following all CDC guidelines regarding the coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic. The Parks Conservancy asks program and special event attendees to follow all current safety measures outlined by the CDC and local health agencies. Please note that the Conservancy cannot be held liable for any exposure to the COVID-19 virus. Additionally, the Conservancy cannot guarantee that program and special event attendees will not become infected by the coronavirus/COVID-19.

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Details

Date:
April 26
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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