Stewardship Behind the Scenery - The Incredible Journey: 20 Years of Restoration
Thursday, 9/3/2020 | 6:30-8 PM| Free, Registration Required
These informative talks are designed for adults to learn more about research in natural areas and how their unique and valuable natural resources are stewarded.
This month's topic: Ecosystems aren’t built in a day and restoring them takes time. Learn how resource managers plan for the long term health of the natural areas in Fort Collins.This program will take place via Zoom. The link and password for the Zoom meeting will be sent out the day before the program to those registered.
Bison-Archaeology Connection Friday 9/4/2020 | 9- 11:30 AM Soapstone Prairie Natural Area | Free, Registration Required
Learn about the acquisition of Soapstone Prairie, the history of the American bison, and the treasures uncovered at the Lindenmeier archaeological site. Hike of 0.25 miles, easy. Meet at the south parking lot, approximately one hour drive time from Fort Collins.
Stewardship Behind the Scenery - River Restoration: Is it for the Birds? Tuesday, 9/8/2020 | 6:30 - 8 PM Shields St River Access | Free, Registration Required
These informative talks are designed for adults to learn more about research in natural areas and how their unique and valuable natural resources are stewarded. In this activity, discover how biologists, botanists and restoration staff work together to create healthier plant and animal communities.
Virtual Campfire at Nix - Crepuscular Critters Saturday, 9/12/2020 | 7 - 7:30 PM Free, No Registration Required
Tonight you'll learn which animals like it best at sunrise and sunset. Find out what flies, crawls or hunts at these dusky times of day. Tonight's program will focus on those mysterious, menacing mosquitos! This program will be broadcast on Facebook Live. A Facebook account is not required to participate. Go to www.facebook.com/fcnaturalareas at the scheduled date and time to watch!