Butterflies of Buzzards Bay

Saturday, August 17, 2019
Nasketucket Bay State Reservation
Nasketucket Bay State Reservation
94 Brandt Island Rd.
Mattapoisett, MA 02739

Join the Massachusetts Butterfly Club and Buzzards Bay Coalition for a field trip to Nasketucket Bay State Reservation! This state reservation has almost 400 acres of coastal forest, set on some of Buzzards Bay’s clearest, healthiest waters. We will take an easy hike along the Bridal Trail and part of the Shaw Farm Trail to explore this property in search of Little Yellows. Meet at Nasketucket Bay State Reservation parking lot.

All field trips are open to anyone interested in learning about butterflies. All levels welcome! Please call ahead to confirm date, get directions to meeting place and rain date plans, and to let the coordinator know to expect you.

Bring binoculars, hand lens, field guide(s) if you have them; equipment will also be available to borrow.

Sunscreen, water, hat, insect repellent, allergy medicines, snacks and/or lunch, pen/pencil & small pad for recording, camera are also recommended. Wear comfortable clothing and sturdy walking shoes. Be prepared to have a really good time!

Netting is not permitted. No dogs (except for service animals).

Cost: Free

For more information:
Phone: (508) 999-6363 x223
Category: Buzzards Bay Coalition, Massachusetts Butterfly Club
Hosted By: Buzzards Bay Coalition & Massachusetts Butterfly Club
Free EventKid-Friendly EventOutdoor Event
butterfly on a flower at Tripps Mill in Mattapoisett

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