Michigan Butterfly Workshop Series


Michigan Butterfly Workshop Series
Date/Time
Registration Begins
2/13/2017
Last Day To Register
4/25/2017 5:55 PM
Age Requirement
Birthdate cannot be after 4/25/2004
Location
1715 Hillburn Ave. NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504, US
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Become a citizen scientist by tracking and recording many of Michigan's unique butterflies! Created by the Michigan Butterfly Network, this 3-part training will take place on:

  • Introduction & Program Background April 25th 5:30-7:30pm
    • During the first training you will learn what Citizen Science is, why butterfly surveys are needed, and how these surveys are conducted. 
  • Butterfly Identification May 2nd 5:30-7:30pm
    • The second training will help you put your butterfly ID skills to the test as you review how to carry out a butterfly survey and finalize your survey routes.
  • Field Training May 13th 1:00-3:00pm
    • The final training will run through a mock survey with guest speaker, Jen Tagett, Citizen Science Coordinator from Kalamazoo Nature Center.

Help entomologists around the world by collecting real, useable data and becoming a Citizen Scientist today! Program price is a flat fee of $25 which includes 3 training sessions, guest speaker, and Michigan Butterfly Network materials.

Program open for ages 13 plus

Cost
$25.00 per Participant
Cancellation Policy
Notice must be received at least 10 business days before the scheduled class to receive a 75% refund. There will be no refunds issued after that time.

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