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Researching Wildflowers: Guided Tours for Members

March 27 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

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One event on March 27, 2022 at 11:30 am

One event on March 31, 2022 at 11:30 am

Free (Members Only)
Restoration Research Trail
A group of mostly adults, one child, are led on a tour. There is a field of wildflowers to the left and green trees in the background.

Enjoy the perks of being a Wildflower Center member with these exclusive guided tours this spring! Join us for a chance to experience the results of over 20 years of research on land management techniques along the Hill Country Trails. Led by our Science and Conservation department, these guided tours are the ultimate member benefit for those interested in learning more about the future of native plants.

Although these tours are free for members, space is limited and registration is required. These class will take place in person at the Wildflower Center. Face masks are optional at this time. Please review our safety guidelines before your visit.

Tours topics:

Reading the Land Tour

Come tour our trails with Wildflower Center Land Steward Michelle Bertelsen and learn about how to read visual cues from the landscape to understand more about a place’s history and ecology.

Reading the Land Tour will be offered on the following dates:

  • Saturday, March 26, 9 – 10 a.m.
  • Saturday, March 26, noon – 1 p.m.
  • Sunday, March 27, 10 – 11 a.m.
  • Tuesday, March 29, 6 – 7 p.m.

Spring Pollinator Tour

Join Dr. Sean Griffin, Director of Science and Conservation and certified bug nerd, along the Hill Country Trails of the Wildflower Center to search for bees, butterflies and other unsuspecting pollinators. Discuss and learn about biodiversity, pollination and insect conservation here in Texas. Bug nets and magnifying glasses will be provided.

Spring Pollinator Tour will be offered on the following dates:

  • Sunday, March 27, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 31, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

 

Registration for these tours will open to members only on Tuesday, March 1, 2022.

This event is free and for members only. Learn about membership here.

Details

Date:
March 27
Times:
10:00 am - 11:00 am
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
Free (Members Only)
Event Categories:
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Registration:
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Venue

Wildflower Center
4801 La Crosse Ave.
Austin, TX 78739 United States
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Organizer

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Education
Phone:
512.232.0177
Email:
education@wildflower.org