Focus On Caddisflies: Underwater Architects: Iroquois Observation Programs

Date/Time
Date(s) - Saturday, Mar 29, 2014
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location
Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge

Categories


Learn about the  aquatic larvae of caddisflies (“sandflies” to some Buffalo area residents) and view images of the elegant ways in which caddisfly larvae use silk to fashion portable cases or spin capture nets at this event from 1 – 2 p.m. Saturday, March 29 at the Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge 1101 Casey Rd., Basom, N.Y. 14013.

The above event is part of the Iroquois Observation Programs. Other events happening that day include:

An eagle watch at Cayuga Overlook from 1- 4 p.m. Experienced birders will help visitors view an active bald eagle’s nest and other migratory birds.

“Owl Prowl” nocturnal search for owls event at 7 p.m. at the Refuge Headquarters. Limited to 50 participants. Pre-registration is required.

Night Migrations nighttime skies viewing event, including viewing of the new moon, Jupiter and Mars at 8 p.m. (Weather permitting).

Pre-registration is required. Call 585-948-5445 to register. For more information, visit the Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge website or Facebook page.

These programs are offered through a partnership with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Buffalo Audubon Society.