Monarch Tagging

Fontana Park, Buchanan County

Saturday, September 21, 2019

TAGGING WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE CORNER OF HWY 150 AND 170TH ST NORTH OF INDEPENDENCE IN THE PRAIRIE RIGHT OF WAY - LONG PANTS RECOMMENDED!

Although the 2019 over wintering monarch population met research goals,tagging results continue to be an important tool in measuring migration numbers.Join either or both of the fall migration events (at locations to be determined by nectaring flowers attractive to monarchs) to catch, tag and release these tiny travelers. Tagging is part of ongoing research through the University of Kansas’ Monarch Watch program. Nets and tags will be provided. Pre-registration is required.

To Register

Registration is no longer available

What

Monarch Tagging

When

Saturday, September 21, 2019
1:00 PM

Cost

Adults - $4.00

Children - $4.00

Family - $10.00

Category

Programs