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Dragons in our Watershed: A Field Survey of Laguna Dragonflies Outing

Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 09:30am - 04:30pm
Cost:
$25-$50 sliding scale
Location:
Laguna Environmental Center
900 Sanford Road
Santa Rosa, California 95401
For More Information:
Contact: Anita Smith
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Join the Laguna de Santa Rosa Foundation for a fun-filled, day-long adventure in the Laguna de Santa Rosa Watershed, exploring different aquatic habitats and chasing down dragonflies. One of the most bio-diverse ecosystems in Northern California, the Laguna de Santa Rosa is a dragonfly hotspot. Learn how to safely catch, gently handle, and carefully release these brilliant, magical, vital members of our local foodweb. Meeting at the Laguna Environmental Center and carpooling from there, you'll visit lakes, streams and wetlands to stalk and watch these fascinating eagles of the insect world. Appropriate for adults and children age 12 and up if accompanied by an adult.

 

Executive Director of the Laguna Foundation since 2015, Kevin Munroe is also a talented naturalist, educator, and dragonfly aficionado. He started the website, Dragonflies of Northern Virginia (http://www.dragonfliesnva.com/), and is enjoying learning all about west coast “Odes.” Kevin developed his passion as a naturalist in early childhood and subsequently transformed this interest into a rich career that includes conservation resource management, restoration, and environmental education.

 

$25-$50 sliding scale. Pre-registration required.