Three of the bird team members take a break from counting at the northern Wayne County Bioblitz on June 28 & 29, 2013. Left to right: team leader Barbara Leo, Katharine Dodge, Georgette Pascotto. Absent from photo were Sarah Hall and Rick Keyser. Fifty-four bird species were cataloged during the twenty-four hour census. Other teams looked for plant species, fungi, insects, invertebrates, macroinvertabrates, mosses and lichens, mammals, reptiles and amphibians, and fish. According to a preliminary tally, over 972 species in all were identified.
Photo courtesy of Sandy Long.