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Karner Blue Butterfly Walk at Albany Pine Bush

Location:

195 New Karner Road
Albany, NY, 12205
United States

Phone:

518-456-0655
The event has already taken a place at this date: 
05/20/2018
Time: 
Sat. at 10:30 am, Sun. at 1 pm
Price: 
$3/person, $5/family

Ages

All Ages
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Come learn about the natural history of the Karner Blue Butterfly and what efforts are underway to rescue this species from the brink of extinction.

Don’t miss this chance to join Albany Pine Bush Preserve staff on a 0.9 mile hike to see the Karner blue butterfly. Once common in the glacial Lake Albany sand belt, the Karner blue has plummeted in numbers over the past 40 years and is now listed as a federally- endangered species. Come learn about the natural history of the Karner blue and our efforts to rescue this species from the brink of extinction. All ages.

Pre-registration is required for all events.

Fee: $3.00/person, $5.00/family, Children under 5 free.

Please plan to arrive at least 5-10 minutes before the start of the program to purchase your ticket.
Tickets can also be purchased in advance of the program at the Discovery Center reception desk.
Groups with 8 or more people, please call us for special accommodations.

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