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July 22, 2020, 8:00 AM - July 28, 2020, 8:00 PM @ Amico Island Park
Students will learn the differences between minerals and rocks, the most common types found here, how they are formed, and where all the rocks at Amico Island came from in an online video. Then take a walk around Amico Island with your family and examine the different minerals and rocks found there. For ages 9-12. Registration in Jr Ranger Program required. This program will be available beginning July 22.
July 22, 2020, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
July 22, 2020, 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
July 22, 2020, 9:00 AM - July 28, 2020, 8:00 PM @ Long Bridge Park
A fun event for the whole family! Work together as a family to complete a quest using a special map (provided in an email link to registrants). A great way to learn orienteering with a map. For ages 5-8. Registration in Jr Ranger Program required. This program will be available beginning July 22.
July 22, 2020, 8:30 PM
Mosquito Control trucks will be driving through the area spraying Zenivex (active ingredient - etofenprox) at 1 to 2 oz per acre to control adult mosquitoes.
June 20, 2020, 10:00 AM - August 31, 2020, 7:30 PM
Discover the incredible hunters of the insect world: the dragonflies and damselflies. This online PowerPoint presentation will focus on recognizing adaptations, behaviors, life cycles, and ecological significance of these beneficial insects. The slide show includes photographic examples of amazing species found in our Burlington County Parks, and will be available online beginning Saturday, June 20. The presentation will be posted for the remainder of the summer.
June 22, 2020, 10:00 AM - August 31, 2020, 7:30 PM
In honor of National Pollinator Week, check out this online presentation focusing on the incredible ways in which plants communicate with animals. Discover amazing strategies of plants, the colors that pollinators see, and ways in which both plants and animals can help or deceive each other. Did you know that a bee's eye view is extremely different from what we see, and from what a bird sees? Participants will find that taking a much closer look at flowers can open up an entire hidden world that is more complex and fascinating than one ever imagined. Presented by Park Naturalist Jen Bulava. Available at the link provided here or on or Programs and Events Page.
June 26, 2020, 10:00 AM - July 31, 2020, 7:30 PM
Observe and explore the diversity of the animal kingdom in our park system, scavenger hunt style! Naturalist Kate Forte will post a list of species (with pictures) commonly found at Boundary Creek. Download the list, head out to Boundary Creek, and see if you can find all the species! Do not forget to bring your binoculars and camera along! Share your sightings on our Facebook page, or email them to firstname.lastname@example.org. This program will be available online beginning June 26-July 31.
June 29, 2020, 10:00 AM - August 14, 2020, 7:30 PM
Students in the Young Naturalist Program will observe something in the same location and park of their choice one day each week, starting the week of June 29. They will report their findings and photos back to the Park Naturalists each week with the differences they observe. For ages 13-17. Registration in YNP required.