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Afternoon Insight: Butterfly Monitoring at GTM

On the third Wednesday of themed educational months (February, April, June and October) from 3-4 p.m., visitors can learn about plant and animal life found in estuarine habitats. Get a closer look at a new topic each of these themed months, led by our knowledgeable volunteer docents, as well as researchers and members of environmental [...]

2019-05-02T14:32:11-04:00June 19th, 2019|, |Comments Off on Afternoon Insight: Butterfly Monitoring at GTM

Great Blue Heron Rescue During Butterfly Count!

Yesterday marked the 42nd Annual North American Butterfly Association’s Butterfly Count at the GTM Research Reserve, which ended with a surprising twist! Scientists have discovered that butterflies signify a healthy ecosystem. NABA, consisting of people in Canada, United States and Mexico interested in butterflies, conducts long-term monitoring of butterfly populations. One of the goals of the [...]

2016-06-28T17:58:50-04:00June 28th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Great Blue Heron Rescue During Butterfly Count!