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Waterbug Blitz Training Workshop

10 October 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Australia’s waterways under the magnifying glass!

Spring into a Waterbug Blitz in your local area!

The National Waterbug Blitz invites citizen scientists to work with scientists and look at water quality & river health on a local and national scale!

A Training Session is being offered in your local area for volunteers, teachers and professionals alike to learn how to collect & identify waterbugs and use the Waterbug App. Then you’ll have all the skills you need to do your own Waterbug Blitz at your local creek or river.

On the day, please bring:

– Hat, sunscreen, insect repellent – you will be working outdoors!!!
– Water bottle and keep cup/mug
– Your smart phone with The Waterbug App downloaded & signed in – free on Google Play or iTunes App Store

For more information on the National Waterbug Blitz, go to www.waterbugblitz.org.au

Event hosted by Hunter Local Land Services and City of Newcastle.


Your Training session will be held on 10th October 2019 at Hunter Wetlands Centre Australia, Shortland from 10:00am – 3:00pm

Register via Eventbrite at:

www.hunterwaterbugblitz.event brite.com.au

RSVP by 5pm Monday 7th October 2019

No experience needed. Limited places available, so get in quick!


10 October 2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
www.hunterwaterbugblitz.event brite.com.au


Hunter Wetlands Centre
Hunter Wetlands Centre Australia, 1 Wetlands Place, Shortland NSW 2307, Australia + Google Map