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Teaching & Learning with Monarch Butterflies, Downsview Park Discovery Centre    Thu Aug 2, 2018, Toronto, ON

Discover the incredible story of the Monarch butterfly! And find out what you can do to help protect this iconic and imperiled species.

Our hands-on workshop explores the Monarch’s life cycle, migration and habitat requirements, and provides the necessary skills to bring Monarchs into any educational environment. Participants are eligible to apply for the scientific collectors permit required to collect monarch caterpillars from the wild.

Topics include:

- the significance of milkweed for Monarch habitats
- appropriate care and handling protocols throughout all life
stages
- history of tagging and tracking of migrating Monarchs
- ethical considerations related to species conservation

 
 

For more information:

Contact Name: Rachel Stewart
Website: http://monarchteacher.ca
Phone: 4166020258
E-mail: rstewart (at) trca.on.ca

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