5/21 Member Meet-Up: Insects with Dr. Peter Oboyski

Explore Pogonip park alongside Dr. Peter Oboyski, Executive Director of the Essig Museum of Entomology at UC Berkeley, as we search for insects, spiders, and other hidden gems of Santa Cruz’s meadows and woodlands.

Saturday, May 21, 2022
10 a.m. to noon

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  • Exact location details will be shared upon registration.
  • As is customary with entomological, botanical, and geological explorations, we might not make it far. Even so, you should be prepared to walk on uneven terrain and for up to a few miles.
  • Wear layers and be prepared to be out in the sun for long stretches of time.
  • Leave your doggos at home, please.
  • We will provide resources, but feel free to bring along your favorite insect observation tools (we have a number of field guides in our online store and Members receive 10% off).
  • Youth under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Follow the latest guidelines for COVID safety at the time of the event.