Weekly statistics between October 11, 2020 and October 17, 2020

This week’s information certainly reflects the first three days of Fall Bioblitz! Stay tuned for a follow-up posting early next week on the full BioBlitz for October 15 – October 18, 2020. This calendar week, 217 observers made 1985 observations between Sunday, October 11 to Saturday, October 17, 2020. Among the top five observers, @jmgconsult observed 335 examples of life in the Anacostia watershed; @jamiejorgensen2 contributed 132; @ana_kaahanui contributed 76; @jorbogmont contributed 66; and @onertwons contributed 64. Rounding out the top 10, @stephen220 contributed 63; @jagatha contributed 61; @kristin-marie contributed 49; @ronwertz contributed 44; and @hollygenevieve contributed 35. 76 people contributed one observation, 32 people contributed two observations, and 17 people contributed 3 observations. Plants stayed in first place by a wide margin (1002 observations), followed by Fungi (285 observations), Insects (242 observations), and Birds (Aves) (229 observations). Protozoa had five observations.

A few highlights of observations are provided below, to celebrate the wide variety of life found in the Anacostia watershed. All observations are welcome, every contribution helps document the magnificent diversity of our community. Thank you to everyone who contributed observations this week!

@jorbogmont Yellow Bullhead
@belakissa Eastern Red-backed Salamander
@dtread1 American Coot
@stephen220 American Kestrel
@ana_kaahanui Bald Eagle
@rauvbbj Blue-headed Vireo
@dms215 Golden-crowned Kinglet
@mattshabitats Nashville Warbler
@ana_kaahanui common pawpaw
@bioball Oak Gall Wasps
@carrieseltzer American persimmon
@dancingboot Hyacinth bean

Observations this week, by Taxon:
Actinopterygii 15
Amphibia 14
Animalia 14
Arachnida 23
Aves 229
Fungi 285
Insecta 242
Mammalia 43
Mollusca 18
Plantae 1002
Protozoa 5
Reptilia 23
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Posted by jmgconsult jmgconsult, October 18, 2020 13:07

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