NATURALIST HIGHLIGHT OF THE WEEK
This Saturday, July 7, join the Vashon portion of the 2012 Annual North American Butterfly Association Butterfly Count!
Meet at 10 am in the Park'n'Ride by Country Store. If the day is sunny from the start, we should be able to find butterflies already on the wing, so please be there by 10, and we'll head for the pond area by 10:10 after people have had a chance to sign in. NABA asks for $3 per counter as a donation to help cover costs. If you want to receive a count report giving nation-wide results (and several provinces of Canada and mexico) that's an additional $7. Rayna Holtz will email out results for Vashon, and bring copies of our Vashon Counts from 1996 to 2011 on the count day.
Remember to bring a sack lunch, sun protection, beverage, sturdy comfortable ...read more