Dec 282015
 
DFW Urban Wildlife Milestones: Facebook and iNaturalist

This has been a good year for DFW Urban Wildlife. The blog and its associated iNaturalist Project and Facebook Group are growing at an exciting rate. The evolution of the web site continues and we have expanded our activities into some fun new areas. Among these are a number of speaking engagements and our first

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May 172015
 
Join the DFW Urban Wildlife Facebook Group

For some time now I have been following and participating in various wildlife related Facebook Groups. I really enjoy the special give and take between the members that goes on in these groups. I especially like the spontaneity and immediacy of the postings. Some really special and unique wildlife stuff get shared in these venues.

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May 152015
 
Announcement - Rain or Shine

Tomorrow’s iNaturalist Bioblitz at Oliver Nature Park in Mansfield, Texas is still on—rain or shine. I hope to see you there! Wear your galoshes! Details below: I just wanted to give everyone a quick reminder about the upcoming BioBlitz at Oliver Nature Park in Mansfield, Texas scheduled for Saturday, May 16. I couldn’t be more

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Feb 242015
 
DFW Urban Wildlife iNaturalist Project – Favorites

New numbers and more growth over the past month for the DFW Urban Wildlife iNaturalist Project… As of this writing we now have at total of 13,771 unique observations. That’s up from the just around 12,000 at this same time last month. This amazing achievement is the result of 228 enthusiastic and dedicated members (up

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May 162014
 
DFW Urban Wildlife iNaturalist Project - Accolades

The DFW Urban Wildlife iNaturalist Project has been a great success. We now have 75 contributing members who together have posted over 2700 urban wildlife observations, which account for 338 unique species documented. This is really quite an accomplishment. Together we are building a complete and detailed record of the wide variety of wildlife living

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May 092014
 
Announcement - Transitions

Changes to the way we do things here at DFWUrbanWildlife.com continue unabated. Over the last several months we have been slowly transitioning the simple cataloging of urban wildlife observations over to our new DFW Urban Wildlife project at iNaturalist.org. We first announced our intention to make this change way back in November of 2013 in

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Nov 112013
 
Announcement – DFW Urban Wildlife iNaturalist Project

DFWUrbanWildlife.com has been around in one form or another since 2005. The website is right around eight years old now. Over that time period DFW Urban Wildlife has been through a couple of different iterations. Originally, DFWUrbanWildlife.com was designed to be mostly an online field guide. Natural histories and objective observations made up the bulk

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