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North American Butterfly Association meeting

Thursday, April 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Charlie Roberto and special guest Don Riepe for the second meeting of the Westchester/Putnam chapter meeting of North American Butterfly Association (NABA). NABA’s mission is to create a world where butterflies thrive for the benefit of nature and people. We will focus on education, habitat restoration and science.

The Westchester/Putnam chapter of the North American Butterfly Association is sponsored by Teatown.

This event takes place in the Teatown Carriage House. Free to attend.

About the speaker:

Don Riepe  Retired in 2003 from the National Park Service where he worked as a naturalist ranger and manager of the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge in NYC (1979-2003). Currently, he is employed as Jamaica Bay Guardian for the American Littoral Society. Don has written many articles on natural history subjects and his photographs have been published in many journals including Scientific American, National Wildlife, Audubon, Defenders, Underwater Naturalist, Parade and The New York Times. He has an M.S. in Natural Resources Management from the University of New Hampshire and has taught a course in Wildlife Management at St. John’s University. A long time member of the Port Authority’s Bird Hazard Task Force, he also serves on the advisory board of  NYC Audubon and is co-chair of the Jamaica Bay Task Force. In his spare time he leads bird walks and eco-tours to many natural areas both here and abroad.

Details

Date:
Thursday, April 18
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Organizer

Teatown

Venue

Teatown
1600 Spring Valley Rd
Ossining, NY 10562
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