Md. Students Track Plants, Animals with Mobile Devices During First 'BioBlitz'

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Md. Students Track Plants, Animals with Mobile Devices During First 'BioBlitz'

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MD middle schoolers feat in @WashInformer for 1st schoolyard BioBlitz w/ @NatGeoEducation @AAAS_News @verizongiving http://bit.ly/11g5eGn
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - 5:30pm

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Students at Charles Carroll Middle School in New Carrollton, Md., participated in the school's first "bioblitz" Wednesday, part of a nationwide initiative to increase the use of mobile devices in the classroom.

The 7th- and 8th-graders were able to observe and identify numerous living species of plants, animals and insects in the area near their school, which is part of the Chesapeake Bay watershed.

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