Wednesday, January 9, 2013
What's Going on at Catoctin Creek!
The Frederick County Nature Council
Presents a FREE program on
(A MD DNR Scales and Tales Program)
Bring the whole family* and learn about the wonders of owls!
When: Sunday, January 13th from 2 – 3 PM
Where: Catoctin Creek Nature Center
2929 Sumantown Road Middletown, MD 21769 301-600-2051
*Limited to the first 70 participants to arrive and sign the required waiver form.
Catoctin Creek Stream Field Study
When: Saturday Jan 19, 11:00 am -3:00 pm
Inclement Weather Date: Sat. Jan. 26th, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Where: Catoctin Creek Nature Center & Park in Middletown, MD
Ages: 8 y.o. and up
Information: Please call # 301-600-2050
On Sat. Jan 19th we will be conducting a survey of macro-invertebrates tiny freshwater insects found in Catoctin Creek. Volunteers are needed to help collect, sort, and identify macro-invertebrates Volunteers are needed to assist with water sampling up to 1-2 feet deep. Creek temperatures will be very chilly.
All volunteers are required to wear boots in order to participate in this survey.
Please remember to dress for the weather. If you are interested in helping with this project please call us and let us know how many people will be coming in your group.