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Cheyenne Bottoms Butterfly Quest • Barton County

Saturday, Jul 31st, 2010 @ 8:30am-12:30pm
Great Bend, KS • Map

Take part in a butterfly count and learn how to identify our local butterfly species at the Cheyenne Bottoms Butterfly Quest from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on July 31 at the KWEC. Led by Pam Martin, Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks environmental educator, participants will review butterfly species likely to be found in the area, then leave to stalk the elusive creatures for an official count. Maps and data sheets will be provided. There is a maximum limit of 30 people, with a preregistration deadline of July 28. Call KWEC at 1-877-243-9268 to reserve a spot or for more information. KWEC is located at 592 NE K-156 Highway.

Contact: Pam Martin 1-877-243-9268

Sponsor: Kansas Wetlands Education Center

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