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Current & Upcoming

6th Annual BioBlitz

Jun 18, 2021—Jun 21, 2021

Wehr Nature Center will host MPM’s 6th Annual BioBlitz, a 24-hour celebration of biodiversity where scientists work together to see how many species of plants and animals they can find in one area. Learn more about MPM’s BioBlitz. While the scientists are in the field, join us for fun during the BioBlitz. Wehr Nature Center Staff…

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Bumble Bees of Your Backyard Hike

Jun 19, 2021 9:00AM—10:00AM

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Did you know that Wisconsin is home to 20 different species of bumble bees?  Join an expert and go on a hike to see which bumble bees might be visiting your backyard and learn about what bumble bee conservation efforts are going on at Wehr Nature Center and Milwaukee County Parks.  We will be meeting…

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Phenology Hike

Jun 21, 2021 8:00AM—9:00AM

Did you know that Wehr Nature Center has a dedicated group of volunteers that go out every Monday to collect phenological records? What is phenology? Phenology is nature’s calendar – when cherry trees bloom, when a robin builds its nest and when leaves turn color in the fall. ​Visitors are welcome to hike along with our…

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Butterfly Count Workshop

Jun 27, 2021 9:00AM—12:00PM

Wehr Nature Center

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Learn the basics of butterfly ID with butterfly expert, Brooke Gilley, then enjoy a morning hike through the woods and the prairie in search of our fluttery friends. Butterflies will be counted and recorded as part of our 32nd Annual Butterfly Count, a citizen science project. Recommended for ages 13 and up.

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Past | Archive

Operation Recon Nature – Adult Veterans

May 28, 2021 5:00PM—6:00PM

Wehr Nature Center

Operation Recon Nature – Adult Veterans

Apr 30, 2021 5:00PM—6:00PM

Wehr Nature Center