We have some amazing flying mammals that are skilled insect combatants. Did you know that the FDA estimates that these wonderful bats supply us with an estimated $3.5 BILLION in free insect control? Learn more about this native and natural mosquito control and their struggle with White-Nose Syndrome. Come meet some of the Center for Wildlife’s bat ambassadors! Optional backyard bat box building workshop follows for an additional fee of $25/bat box (pre-registration required). Program is open to all ages; parental guidance and additional fee ($25/box) required for bat box building.
When: Saturday, May 18, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. for optional Bat House Building Workshop
Location: Creek Farm, 400 Little Harbor Rd, Portsmouth, NH
Cost & Registration: $10/adults, free for children under 18 and Forest Society Members. Additional bat box building workshop costs $25/bat box. Space is limited, please pre-register online here. The deadline to register for the optional bat house building workshop is extended to Wednesday, May 8, 2019.
This event is co-sponsored by the Society for the Protection of NH Forests and the Center for Wildlife as part of our Creek Farm Series.