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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)

Fall Bug Hunt – Sat. Oct. 19, 2019 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Schoolcraft College VisTaTech Center, 18600 Haggerty Rd, Livonia, MI 48152

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. September 28, 2019
9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Friends of the Rouge Lab, 650 Church Street Suite 209, Plymouth, MI 48170