Let's Find Fireflies!

firefly on leafA special part of summer is the sudden, floating glow of a firefly.

Whether you call them fireflies or lightning bugs, members of the insect order Lampyridae are truly fascinating. Participate in this summer's joint firefly monitoring project on select dates from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.  - everyone is welcome!

Summer 2019 Firefly Monitoring Events

June Firefly Monitoring
Thursday, June 27  - Urban Ecology Center at Riverside  Park

July  Firefly Monitoring
Wednesday, July 10  - Schlitz Audubon Nature Center
Wednesday, July 17 - Urban Ecology Center at Riverside Park

August Firefly Monitoring
Sunday, August 7 - Schlitz Audubon Nature Center
Monday, August 19 - Urban Ecology Center at Riverside Park

Additionally, check out the Urban Ecology Center and Schlitz Audubon Nature Center calendars for changes and updates.

Event Date