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Ethel Untermyer Forum:
Helping Pollinators


Ethel Untermyer Forum:
Helping Pollinators

Sunday, October 16

1 PM - 2 PM



This event requires registration.

Registration is open.

Registration closes at 12 am CST the day of the program.

Email with questions or to inquire about accommodations. View our up to date COVID-19 protocols.

Available seats: 133


Join pollinator ecologist Alma Schrage and environmental educator, Eileen Davis as they discuss current research about native bees on District preserves.

Hear exciting news about the endangered rusty patched bumblebee (Bombus affinis) in Lake County and discover important ways home gardeners can support native bee and other pollinator populations.

Zoom link will be emailed to registered participants no later than one hour prior to the start of the program.

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Eileen Davis

Guest Speaker

Alyssa Firkus

Christy Condon


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