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CANCELED eBird Training – Every Bird Counts!

Apr 15, 2020

6:15 - 6:45 pm (prior to WMAS Meeting)

6:15 – 6:45 pm (prior to WMAS Meeting) Find out how easy it is to enter your bird sightings, check your lists, discover which birds are where, and feel good about contributing to worldwide research! There will be live online demonstration of this bird tracking software and how-to handouts. Have no fear – anyone can…

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IN-PERSON CANCELED Frog Frolics for Adults

Apr 17, 2020 7:00PM—9:00PM

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Hop over to Wehr and celebrate spring with the frogs.  We will meet some Wisconsin amphibians up close and then stroll out to the ponds of Wehr to listen for the sweet spring sound of frogs chorusing. Learn about community science opportunities that support frog conservation.  Registration required 2 days prior to program.

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IN-PERSON CANCELED Bumblebee Monitoring Training

Apr 18, 2020 9:30AM—12:00PM

Boerner Botanical Gardens

Are you interested in becoming a Bumble Bee Monitor for Milwaukee County? Attend this free workshop to become one today! Natural Areas staff has inventoried potential bumble bee habitat areas within the Park System and is seeking volunteers to adopt these natural areas to gather data on all bumble bee species (including the federally endangered…

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IN-PERSON CANCELED Pop-Up Nature: Awesome Amphibians

Apr 18, 2020 1:00PM—3:00PM

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If you think salamanders are super, toads are totally awesome, or that frogs are fabulous then this program was made for you. We will learn what it takes to be a herpetologist (someone who studies reptiles and amphibians).Visitors will be able to participate in an interactive story, meet some of our amphibian ambassadors up close…

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IN-PERSON CANCELED Frog Frolics for Families

Apr 18, 2020 7:00PM—9:00PM

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Hop over to Wehr and celebrate spring with the frogs.  We will meet some Wisconsin amphibians up close and then stroll out to the ponds of Wehr to listen for the sweet spring sound of frogs chorusing. Registration is required two days before the program

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CANCELED Wehr Birders

Apr 19, 2020 8:00AM—10:00AM

  Sunday morning birding hikes led by volunteers and fellow birders.This is a great way to observe birds all year long. All levels of experience are welcome. Call Carol Howard at 414 425-8550 for more information or to volunteer to lead walks.Gather in the parking lot. No fee or registration required; $3.50 parking fee applies.

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CANCELED NatureNauts: Frog Songs

Apr 19, 2020 1:00PM—2:00PM

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A program for children ages 4-6 and their caregiver Hop over and discover why springtime means frogs. Learn the different frog songs and be prepared for a short walk to the pond. Meet a live frog and toad up close. Make your own froggy craft to take home.

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CANCELED NatureNauts: Frog Songs

Apr 20, 2020 9:30AM—10:30AM

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A program for children ages 4-6 and their caregiver Hop over and discover why springtime means frogs. Learn the different frog songs and be prepared for a short walk to the pond. Meet a live frog and toad up close. Make your own froggy craft to take home.

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CANCELED Hike for Health

Apr 22, 2020 10:30AM—11:30AM

Hike along with this group that walks Wehr’s trails together for camaraderie, exercise and fun. Meet in the Visitor Center. No fee or registration required; $3.50 parking fee in effect

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