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Lake Appreciation Days at Lacawac Sanctuary

July 16 - July 17

Join us for a series of hands-on activities focused on exploring, learning about, and enjoying lakes!

All events will be held at Lacawac Sanctuary and will be led by lake scientists.

Saturday, July 16th:
9:30 am: Harmful Algal Blooms: A Primer
Heard about harmful algal blooms in the news? Discover what they are, how to spot them, and what to do about them…
 
2:00 pm: Lake Insects: “Bugs” who share your lakes
Insects are key part of lake food webs. Explore the diversity of these animals that share your lakes…
 
Sunday, July 17th:
9:00 am: Ecology of Aquatic Plants
Aquatic plants are some of the most visible lake organisms. Learn what makes them unique and how to spot an invasive species…
 
12:00 pm: Lunch with a Scientist
What would you ask a lake scientist if you could? Join us for lunch and ask our scientists all your lake questions…(registration required)
 
2:00 pm: Paddle on Lake Lacawac
Enjoy a quiet afternoon paddling on Lake Lacawac, a pristine glacial lake and National Natural Landmark…(registration required)

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Directions to Lacawac Sanctuary and Field Station:
http://lacawac.org/about-us.html

Details

Start:
July 16
End:
July 17
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Website:
https://www.lacawac.org/workshops.html

Organizer

Lacawac Sanctuary Field Station & Environmental Education Center
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Venue

Lacawac Sanctuary and Field Station
94 Sanctuary Road
Lake Ariel, PA 18436 United States
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Phone:
570.689.9494
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