1:00pm Naturalist Hike@FGM

Date: Sat. 16 Jul, 2016 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Duration: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

Clearwing Hummingbird Moths

Time:  1:00pm at the Fundy Geological Museum

Place:  We will travel by car caravan to Pettigrew Settlement, about 3km up the Boar's Back Road (16 km north of Parrsboro).

What we will do:  We will explore a wild patch of dogbane in bloom which attracts a wide variety of insects and sometimes tree frogs that dine on these insects.  Most interesting is the Clearwing Hummingbird Moths that hover to sip nectar from these flowers.

Length of event:  1/2 hour driving time; 1 hour at the site.

For information:  John Brownlie @ 902-728-2128 or FGM @ 902-254-3814