30th Annual North American Butterfly Association Butterfly Count

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Saturday, July 22, 2017
9:00am - 3:30pm
Mount Pleasant Street Park & Ride
Mount Pleasant Street Park & Ride
1056 Mount Pleasant St.
New Bedford, MA 02745
Latitude: 41.678924
Longitude: -70.947450

Become a citizen scientist and join the Lloyd Center for the Environment‘s research staff as they participate in NABA’s annual butterfly count in Dartmouth and New Bedford. The only requirements are enthusiasm and an interest in this region’s butterfly fauna. By the end of the day, you may be able to recognize 20 or more species of butterflies and will have contributed to NABA’s nationwide long-range study of butterfly diversity and distribution patterns relative to climate change.

Pre-registration is required by 4:00pm on Friday, July 21. Rain date is Sunday, July 23. Participants should wear hiking shoes, hats, and long pants, have sun protection, plenty of water, and bring a lunch. The Lloyd Center will have extra water for sale.

Cost: $8 Lloyd Center members, $10 Lloyd Center nonmembers

Register Online
For more information:
Phone: (508) 990-0505 x22
Category: Lloyd Center for the Environment
Hosted By: Lloyd Center for the Environment
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butterfly on a flower at Tripps Mill in Mattapoisett

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