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Butterfly Nature Safari with Kris Soffa

August 1, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Meet at the Wissahickon Environmental Center (Tree House)

Join FOW TA and PA Master Naturalist Kris Soffa for a mini nature safari where you will sharpen your senses and learn fascinating facts about butterflies. We’ll hike to the meadow observation loop in the Andorra Natural Area and learn how to identify common butterflies. Kris will also offer some tips on how to attract butterflies to your home garden and how to raise butterflies at home. Bring water, camera, ID book (optional).  Be prepared to walk quietly in the nearby woodland at the Tree House. Rain cancels. Level: Easy. Ages: 12+ with adult.

Registration is recommended for all hikes (required if indicated) so that participants can be informed of weather or other emergency cancellations. Unless otherwise specified, Trail Ambassador Walks may be on rocky, rugged trails that may be wet and slippery. Wear sturdy shoes or boots with socks. Long pants are recommended for protection against occasional poison ivy and possible ticks. Bring water and a snack if desired. Unless otherwise noted, children over six are welcome if accompanied by a responsible adult. Walks are cancelled in heavy rain or icy conditions. For more information contact Cesali Renn at renn@fow.org. Visit www.fow.org for updates.

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Date:
August 1, 2018
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Venue

Wissahickon Environmental Center
300 Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19128 United States
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Phone:
(215) 685-9285
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/WissahickonEnvironmentalCenter/?fref=ts