Events & Festivals

Butterfly Walk

Previously Held June 24, 2017

Riverside Nature Center

Learn about butterflies and other insects on this catch and release walk of about a mile starting at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park. Event held: June 24th 1:00pm to 3:00pm and again on July 22nd from 10:00 to 11:30am.

Event Information

Riverside Nature Center
Browning Parkway Farmington, NM
Riverside Nature Center
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Learn what plants attract butterflies, what their caterpillars need as food, and how to identify some of our common species. We provide nets and containers for temporarily observing our insect discoveries. Dress for the weather and for walking off the trails through tall grass. Event held: June 24th 1:00pm to 3:00pm and July 22nd 10:00am - 11:30am.