Research Spotlight: Tracking Longspurs in the Wichita Mountains

Photos and story by Josh Kouri It’s a cold, overcast day when a mud-and-ice covered truck pulls up to the edge of a mile-wide grassy plain nestled in the rugged hills of the Wichita Mountains National Wildlife Refuge. John Muller, a PhD student at the University of Oklahoma, steps out of the truck, [...]

By |2019-04-08T20:14:40-05:00March 10th, 2019|news|0 Comments

BioBlitz! 2018 Location Announced!

BioBlitz! Oklahoma 2018 will be held October 5-7 at Greenleaf State Park! Greenleaf State Park is near Braggs (map) and is situated around the 930-acre Greenleaf Lake which was built in the late 1930s.  Greenleaf State Park is one of 10 Oklahoma state parks that were developed in the New Deal era of the 1930s.  The Works [...]

By |2019-03-27T12:49:12-05:00October 16th, 2017|BioBlitz!, news|0 Comments

BioBlitz! Activity Schedule

Check out all the activities we have planned for BioBlitz! weekend.  We have the usual walks and talks, but we have some new activities for this year -- nature photography, dinosaurs and fossil critters, using drones in biological research, and hikes to the highest point in Oklahoma! Activity Schedule Subject to change, please check the [...]

By |2017-09-12T10:31:49-05:00September 12th, 2017|BioBlitz!, news|0 Comments

Back by Popular Demand!

Sign up today for the Virtual Spring BioBlitz! OK 2017 and get ready to contribute your observations starting April 1st. You can take part in weekly challenges to earn prizes and compete with your fellow biologists state-wide! Explore the spring biodiversity of Oklahoma during our Virtual Spring BioBlitz! month. Our regular BioBlitz! Oklahoma event occurs annually in the [...]

By |2017-03-16T14:38:24-05:00March 16th, 2017|BioBlitz!, news|0 Comments

Headed West in 2017!

Start making plans for BioBlitz! Oklahoma 2017, October 6-8!  We are bound for the tip of the panhandle - Black Mesa State Park and Nature Preserve! This will be an exceptional BioBlitz! Oklahoma - our westernmost event, including the state's highest point (4,972.97 feet), and our first inventory in the shortgrass prairie! We decided 24 [...]

By |2016-10-04T14:13:05-05:00October 4th, 2016|BioBlitz!, news|0 Comments

BioBlitz! Activity Schedule Available!

Check out the plans for BioBlitz! Oklahoma 2016. Download your copy of this year's Activity Schedule. We have filled the weekend's program with lots of fun and education activities. BioBlitz Activity Schedule 2016 Schedule may change, so be sure to check back before you attend the event.

By |2016-09-12T11:27:26-05:00August 22nd, 2016|BioBlitz!, news|0 Comments