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Butterfly Course: Session 3

July 19 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

In this session of the Butterfly Course presented by Farmscape Ecology Program and the Columbia Land Conservancy, we will venture outdoors to explore butterflies of Columbia County. Specific topics covered will include local butterfly diversity, ecology, phenology, and conservation. This presentation will set the stage for the four outdoor sessions offered later in the year. The presentation will be in Harlemville, NY.

To register for this event, email Dylan Cipkowski at dacipkowski@gmail.com or call 518-672-7994. We encourage you commit to attending all sessions of this Butterfly Course and will give preference to participants who do so.

The four outdoor sessions are planned for:

  • Session 3: Sunday July 19th The Butterflies of Wet Meadows and Fields. Overmountain Conservation Area, Ancram, NY.
  • Session 4: Saturday August 1st Summer Butterflies of Hand Hollow Conservation Area, highlighting generalist and specialist species. Hand Hollow Conservation Area, New Lebanon, NY.
  • Session 5: Saturday August 29th Late-Season Butterflies of Dry Upland Meadows. Private Land, Ghent, NY.


July 19
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Farmscape Ecology Program


Overmountain Conservation Area
138 Cattalino Road
Ancram, NY 12502 United States
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Columbia Land Conservancy
49 Main Street
Chatham, NY 12037




Public Conservation Areas are open dawn to dusk every day.
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