Presentation: The World of Insects
Friday, August 1
Saint Francis Center
Join insect enthusiast M.J. Hatfield as she shares images and general identification of Iowa insects with the community.
Hatfield is active in prairie restoration efforts and her work has led to a keen interest of insects and their significance to native biological communities. She is a contributor and promoter of the BugGuide, an online insect identification website that provides a forum for citizens to share insect photos and personal experiences, with experts chiming in on identification and scientific knowledge.
This event is free and sponsored by Iowa DNR, Woodbury County Conservation, Briar Cliff University Center for Prairie Studies, Iowa Prairie Network Region One and Iowa Native Plant Society.