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Bats of Risley Pond

When: 
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Where: 
Risley Park
Vernon, Connecticut
Event Type: 
Walks & Talks
Audience: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

Blue-blazed trails aren't just for people! Join UConn Assistant Extension Professor Laura Cisneros PhD on a night adventure to observe and survey bats along the Risley Pond blue-blazed trail at Risley Park in Vernon. Participants will learn to use acoustic monitoring devices to learn about bat echolocation calls. We will discover which bat species are present and learn about their activity patterns within this habitat. Please bring a headlamp or flashlight and dress appropriately to be outdoors in un-mowed fields. Detailed directions will be shared upon RSVP.       

Inclement Weather: 
Rain cancels.
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Beth Bernard
(860) 346-2372