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Butterfly Farming

When: 
Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: 
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Presentation
Audience: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

Deb Field, Goodwin Master Naturalist & 25 year environmental educator describes how a quest to protect black swallowtail caterpillars from marauding catbirds turned into a full scale backyard butterfly farm. Tips & techniques for how to do this with several common species will be discussed. An overview of Project Monarch Watch will also be presented. 

 

 

Inclement Weather: 
Call the center.
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP recommended
For Questions, Contact: 
Lena Ives
(860) 455-9534

This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.