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Picnic Pavilion

BIO-BLITZ PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN

The Roger Tory Peterson Institute will lead a series of 5 days of lessons and activities centered on Lily Dale’s “Ecosystem”. Participants will learn about the various habitats that comprise the grounds and the species that reside in them.

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BIO-BLITZ PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN
BIO-BLITZ PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN

Time & Location

Aug 03, 2020, 2:00 PM – Aug 07, 2020, 3:30 PM

Picnic Pavilion, East St, Lily Dale, NY 14752, USA

About the Event

  

The RTPI will lead a series of lessons and activities centered on Lily Dale’s “Ecosystem”. Participants will learn about the various habitats that comprise the grounds and the species that reside in them. Special attention will also be given to how people affect and are affected by the dale’s “nature”. Students will keep field journals, learn how to use Peterson field guides to identify plants and animals, conduct biological surveys and scientific experiments, play games, and create arts and crafts. Below is a list of needed supplies and a schedule outlining the major theme/focus for each day. 

Monday: 

A general introduction to the ecology of Lily Dale. 

Set the theme for exploring the places various organisms call home.

Environmental Issues- Trash and Invasive Species.

Tuesday: 

An introduction to the Cassadaga Lakes (on the lakeshore).

Ecology- Vertebrates & Aquatic vegetation

Wednesday:

Forest (in the woodlot) 

Ecology- Trees, Birds & Insects

Thursday:

Meadows/gardens (open, vegetated areas) 

Ecology- Flowers and other herbaceous 

plants, Butterflies and other pollinators.

Friday:

Lily Dale-wide Bio-blitz to tie to the habitats together. All day.

Tickets

  • Bio-Blitz- Monday

    Bio-Blitz program admission for Monday

    $5.00
    Sale ended
  • Bio-Blitz Tuesday

    Admission to the Bio-Blitz program Tuesday

    $5.00
    Sale ended
  • Bio-Blitz -Wednesday

    Admission to the Bio-Blitz children's program for Wednesday

    $5.00
    Sale ended
  • Bio-Blitz - Thursday

    Admission to the Bio-Blitz program for Thursday.

    $5.00
    Sale ended
  • Bio-Blitz program-Friday

    Admission to the Bio-Blitz kids program for Friday.

    $5.00
    Sale ended
  • 5 day -Bio Blitz Program

    Admission for the Bio-Blitz kids program Monday-Friday

    $25.00
    Sale ended

Total

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