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Butterfly Behavior & Ecology (Virtual)

A Butterfly’s Perspective: Behavior & Ecology of the World’s Most Colorful Pollinators

Thursday, October 14 | 6:00 – 7:30 pm

In this class, Dr. Erica Westerman, a professor at the University of Arkansas who studies butterfly behavior and genetics, will discuss the behavior, cognitive ability and diversity of butterflies, one of the most specious groups of animals on the planet. Participants will engage in interactive virtual activities, learn how they can participate in ongoing butterfly behavior research and receive tips on ways to improve butterfly diversity and abundance in home gardens. Participants will also get a live, virtual tour of the tropical butterfly facility at the University of Arkansas.

How to join virtually: A Zoom link will be emailed to registered participants 24 hours prior to the class!

Cost: FREE for members / $10 for nonmembers (Not a member? Join or renew today!)

*Please be aware, we do not offer refunds for our classes and workshops. Exchanges may be considered on a case by case basis if they are made at least one week in advance. Due to material costs, availability and other factors, we cannot guarantee an exchange. Contact Roslyn at rimrie@bgozarks.org if you would like your exchange to be considered. All proceeds go to support environmental, gardening and health-related education in the community. Thank you for your support!