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Bug Hunt Trainings - volunteers in the waterway

Bug Hunt Events and Trainings

We invite you to come along and hunt bugs with us! No prior experience is necessary but PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. We need your eyes, hands, and boots on the ground!  Children five and older welcome when accompanied by a PARTICIPATING adult; groups of up to six people.

BUG HUNTS (REGISTER)

Winter Stonefly Search – Sat. Jan. 26, 2019

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Plymouth Arts & Recreation Complex, 650 Church St., Plymouth, MI 48170

TRAINING WORKSHOPS (REGISTER)

Bug Identification and Sampling Techniques

*must have attended a Bug Hunt, have some experience or be a REP teacher or volunteer.
Learn how to properly collect and identify benthic macroinvertebrates (“bugs”) and become a Team Leader for Bug Hunts and Stonefly Searches. Half indoors; half outdoors at stream. Waders required (we can provide if you let us know your shoe size).

Sat. April 6, 2019
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Plymouth Township Hall, 9955 North Haggerty, Plymouth, MI