Workshops

Intro to the Great Florida Birding & Wildlife Trail 

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015 | 10:30-11 a.m., Front Classroom
(Free, no registration required)

Learn about one of the most exciting birding and wildlife trails in the nation. Led by Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission representative Andy Wraithmell. 

Identifying Butterflies in the Field 

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015 | 11:30 a.m.- noon, Front Classroom
(Free, no registration required)

With a little practice and some basic guidelines, you can quickly learn to identify a butterfly. Led by McGuire Center for Lepidoptera and Biodiversity Director and Associate Curator Jaret Daniels.

Butterfly Hotspots on the Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015 |  2-2:30 p.m., Front Classroom
(Free, no registration required)

Find out which Florida trail sites are brilliant for observing butterflies. Led by Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail Coordinator Whitney Gray. 

Landscaping for Butterflies and Other Pollinators

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015 | 3-3:30 p.m., Front Classroom
(Free, no registration required)

Learn about the biology of butterflies and hummingbirds and tips on how to transform your landscape into a haven for these and other native pollinators. Led by McGuire Center for Lepidoptera and Biodiversity Director and Associate Curator Jaret Daniels.

Picture Perfect - Rainforest Photography

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015 | 8-9:30 a.m.
Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015 | 8-9:30 a.m.


($25 Museum members/$28 non-members)

Snap the picture of a lifetime using your tripod or other photography equipment not usually permitted inside the Butterfly Rainforest. To ensure the best shots possible, Rainforest staff will be available to help stage photos with newly emerged butterflies. Fee includes admission price to the exhibit. Ages 18 and up.

*Photos taken at the Florida Museum of Natural History, including the Butterfly Rainforest exhibit, may not be used commercially. For media or personal use, photos should be credited as having been taken at the Florida Museum of Natural History or the Butterfly Rainforest at the Florida Museum of Natural History.

Pre-registration is required for Picture Perfect workshops

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