Worldwide Engagement for Digitizing Biocollections

Milwaukee Public Museum DataBlitz


Milwaukee Public Museum
800 W Wells St.
53233 Milwaukee , WI
United States
Wisconsin US
Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 11:00 to 15:00
Sponsoring Organization: 
Milwaukee Public Museum
Short Description: 
MPM is inviting you, our visitors, to join us in a marathon to see how many WI crayfish records we can database; prizes will be awarded!
Taxonomic Scope of Specimens: 
Temporal Scope of Specimens: 
Funding Credits: 
This work is funded by a generous gift from Christine E. Rundblad and the late John J. Brander, who helped establish the Wisconsin Center for Biodiversity and Environment at the Milwaukee Public Museum.
Parking Directions: 
There are metered spaces available on most downtown streets. There are also several municipal lots near MPM, including MacArthur Square parking structure which is adjacent to the Museum and is accessible via James Lovell Street. The parking structure includes an entrance to the Museum on the ground level, eliminating the need to walk outside. Members receive discounted rates. For more parking options and maps, visit The Milwaukee Public Museum is fully accessible to people with disabilities.
Organizer Name: 
Chris Tyrrell, Alyssa Caywood, Julia Colby
Organizer Phone: 

WeDigBio is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation's Advancing Digitization of Biodiversity Collections Program (Cooperative Agreement EF-1115210). Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.