Sun, Apr 16|
Weinberg Nature Center
WNC: Family-Friendly Field Science
A 4-part Family-friendly Weekend Flora and Fauna (Plants and Animals) Field Science Program at Weinberg Nature Center run by Weinberg Naturalists. Fee: $80 for 4 events
Time & Location
Apr 16, 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM
Weinberg Nature Center, 455 Mamaroneck Rd, Scarsdale, NY 10583, USA
About the event
Sunday, April 16th, 2023, Vernal Pools/Rocky Dens: A Closer Look into Wildlife Survival
Participants visit a vernal pool and rocky area which provide vital winter habitats and animal Spring spawning grounds. Presentation animals: turtles and snakes, aquatic frogs.
Saturday, May 13th, What's Under Logs, Up in the Trees?
A closer look at the world of bugs and amphibians in the warmer weeks of Spring with Introduction to Birds. Presentation animals: Salamanders, American toad, tree frogs, centipedes, spiders/tarantula.
Sunday, May 28th, Baby Songbirds: To Help Them or Let Them Be (& Other Wildlife Rehabilitation Tips and Information)
Trouble-shooting what to do if you see an animal that looks injured. Presentation animals: Dove, baby squirrels (in rehabilitation).
Sunday, June 11th, Monarch Butterflies and Milkweed: A Closer Look at this Fragile Food Web.
Animal Presentation: Monarch butterfly release.