Nature Walks and Talks in October
Tons of Nature Walks and Talks can be found on the FOSCP Website - click here. Here's just one example:
"Discovering Insects and Their Ways" – A guided insect identification walk at Curry Creek Preserve
Sarasota County is offering a guided insect identification nature walk at Curry Creek Preserve in Venice from 9 - 11 AM on Friday, October 7, 2011. Sarasota County Extension Entomologist, Dr. Fred Santana, will lead participants through pine flatwoods and oak hammocks describing the little known insect denizens of the Preserve and introducing them to the insect diversity of nature and the role insects play in our environment.
Join Sarasota County Parks Naturalist, Jennifer Rogers, for a Sunday Stroll nature walk at Urfer Family Park on Sunday, October 23, 2011, from 8 – 9:30 a.m. Guests will have the opportunity to traverse a variety of habitats including herbaceous and forested wetlands, as well as pine flatwoods. Feel miles away in this nearby park nestled in a residential area.