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A new state record for the rare ram's-head ladyslipper (Cypripedium arietinum) was found during the bioblitz at Lucky Star Ranch.

2011 Bioblitz

Some 85 ESF faculty members and students fanned out across 2,000 acres of forests, ponds and unique alvar communities in Northern New York, conducting a 24-hour "bioblitz" to inventory the plant, animal and fungus species on the property.

They cast nets, studied the ground and listened intently while logging species and collecting samples to study and identify later. Read more...

Lucky Star Ranch

2011 Bioblitz Results

Past Bioblitzes