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Butterfly Blitz

Saturday, June 22, 2019

9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Training event held at The Riverwood Conservancy in Mississauga (data collection is watershed wide) (View Map)


This year Credit Valley Conservation and The Riverwood Conservancy are hosting the first Butterfly Blitz in the Credit River Watershed. This citizen science program will create a watershed-wide inventory of butterflies.
Local environmental enthusiasts and residents can learn how to identify different butterfly species in their neighbourhoods and contribute their findings to the program.

How to take part:
Join our iNaturalist Project and submit photo observations of butterflies in the Credit River Watershed. Observations are welcome between June 22 and August 24 from anywhere in the Credit River Watershed.

For volunteers under 18 please bring a signed copy of our volunteer waiver

To stay current on event changes or cancellations, call 905-670-1615 ext. 221 or follow us on social media.

Contact: Lindsey Jennings at or

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