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(AT) DFW Socially Distant BioBlitz: How-To’s with sambiology

August 20, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Program:  DFW Socially Distant BioBlitz: How-To’s with sambiology

Presenter:  Sam Kieschnick

Description:   In preparation for the Fall Socially Distant iNaturalist BioBlitz planned for September 6-12, DFW Urban Biologist Sam Kieschnick will be presenting a Zoom webinar to provide information about the BioBlitz event and to share important tips on observing, identifying and monitoring iNaturalist projects.

The presentation will be recorded and will also be available on Vimeo (Sam will send that link after the presentation).  So, if you are not able to join the presentation on Thursday evening, you can watch the recorded version later.

Date:  Thursday, August 20, 2020

Time:  7:00-9:00 pm

Online Platform:  ZOOM Application; If you do not already have the ZOOM application on your computer or mobile device, see “Steps to Download ZOOM” below.

Join Meeting Instructions:  You must register in advance for this webinar at:


After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Presentation Contact:  Sam Kieschnick – sam.kieschnick@tpwd.texas.gov

Logging AT:  This class is approved for up to 2 hours of AT; log as AT: Texas Parks and Wildlife with “DFW Socially Distant Bioblitz training How To’s with Sam” in the comments section.

Other Information:

Steps to download ZOOM on your computer:

  1. In your browser type https://zoom.us
  2. Click SIGN UP, IT’S FREE
  3. For verification, confirm your birthdate; click CONTINUE
  4. Enter your email address; click SIGN UP
  5. Zoom will send you an email message; open this email; click CONFIRMATION LINK
  6. A new window will open; click ACTIVATE ACCOUNT
    1. Set up your account; enter your name and create your password
  7. A new window will open; Invite colleagues – SKIP
  8. Test Meeting – Click on START MEETING NOW; test your audio settings
  9. A new screen will open; If prompted, you may need to click on DOWNLOAD & RUN APP
  10. Once you have downloaded and run the ZOOM App, a JOIN A MEETING screen will open
    1. Click on JOIN A MEETING
    2. Enter the Zoom Meeting ID
    3. Enter the Zoom Meeting Password Provided via email
    4. Click JOIN

Steps to download on your mobile device:

  1. Go to the App Store (Apple) or Play Store (Android)
  3. Install the App
  4. Follow the instructions to set up your account
  5. Click on JOIN A MEETING
  6. Enter the Zoom Meeting ID
  7. Enter the Zoom Meeting Password Provided via email
  8. Click JOIN

See you in the Deep Dive!


August 20, 2020
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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