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Festival de la Monarca: “Día de Paseo/Field Trip” Bilingual Butterfly Hike

September 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join local experts to celebrate the Monarch’s migration through our area with a bilingual butterfly hike at the Grand Calumet River Conservation Area in Hammond, Indiana.
We will explore a 1.3-mile loop trail to observe monarchs and other butterflies nectaring on the abundance of native flowers in this beautifully restored natural area. Participants will receive free milkweed plants and a free copy of the new Pollinator Garden Landscaping Guide by Save the Dunes.
Pre-registration is limited to 30 participants, so confirm your registration today at https://forms.office.com/r/dLPDn0rkWX. Your registration confirmation will include a map, directions and parking instructions. Note: the trail is fairly easy but does have coarse gravel and stone, and little shade is available.
Sponsored by: The Nature Conservancy in Indiana in partnership with Shirley Heinze Land Trust, Save the Dunes, the Field Museum, U.S. Forest Service and Audubon Great Lakes.

Venue

Seider Dune and Swale Nature Preserve
5501-5599 Kennedy Ave
Hammond, IN 46323 United States
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Website:
https://heinzetrust.org/seidner-dune-swale/