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Insect Investigations: Cicada or Not, Here We Go

Sunday, May 19, 2013

1:00 p.m.

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Hike and search the forest floor in search of six (or more) legged wonders. Learn what all the buzz about the 17-year periodic Magicicada is all about, and look and listen for brood II cicadas. Also, learn about some of the other insects who will be leaping, buzzing, and humming later this summer: grasshoppers, crickets, katydids, and more. This program is suitable for ages 7 and up.  Registration required.

Location

Greenbelt Nature Center in Blood Root Valley Accessible
700 Rockland Avenue at Brielle Avenue
Staten Island
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Staten Island Greenbelt Conservancy

Contact Number

(718) 351-3450

Contact Email

naturecenter@sigreenbelt.org

Categories

Nature, Kids

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