New Bedford, MA 02745
Become a citizen scientist and join the Lloyd Center for the Environment‘s research staff as they participate in the North American Butterfly Association (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.
Participants should wear hiking shoes, hats and long pants, have sun protection, plenty of water, and bring a lunch. The Center will have extra water for sale.
Pre-registration required by 3:00 pm, Friday, July 19th.
Inclement Weather Date: July 21, 2019
Cost: $15 Lloyd Center members, $19 nonmembers