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Microscopic Topic: The Dirt is Alive!

When: 
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Where: 
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Workshop/Training
Audience: 
All are welcome
Adults
Families
Seniors
Event Description: 

Goodwin Conservation Center Naturalist Jasper Sha really likes microscopes...so he’s going to use them again! This time we look to the soil beneath our feet to find out who has been living in the hidden world upon which we walk.  We’ll be sampling the dirt from different areas and taking a look at who are the earthly neighbors below us.

Inclement Weather: 
Contact the center in case of inclement weather.
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP recommended
For Questions, Contact: 
Jasper Sha
(860) 455-9534

This free 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 Education 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.