Pollinators Conference: Perils & Possibilities
Saturday, October 10, 8:30 am - 5 pm
Fee: KNC/Kalamazoo Area Wild Ones Members $15, Non-Members $20
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KNC and the Kalamazoo Area Wild Ones will unite pollinator and garden specialists to talk to our community about the serious problems our pollinators face and the many actions you can take to help them. The conference will highlight keynote speaker Heather Holm, author of the comprehensive book, “Pollinators of Native Plants: Attract, Observe, and Identify Pollinators and Beneficial Insects with Native Plants,” available for purchase in the KNC Expedition Shop.
Kalamazoo Nature Center's 2015 Citizen Science Potluck
Tuesday, September 22, 6:00-8:00pm
Monarch Butterfly Tagging Workshop
Sunday, September 13, 1- 4 pm
Fee: $22/ KNC members, $24/ non-members
KNC participates in a continent-wide project to capture, tag, and release Monarchs on their migration to Mexico. Join researchers from Michigan Butterfly Network and KNC to learn more about Monarchs, why their populations are declining, and why we tag these amazing creatures. Workshop participants will learn how to tag Monarchs and receive a butterfly net, tags, and other useful information.