Let's Find Fireflies at the UEC

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 with the Urban Ecology Center and Milwaukee Public Museum. Everyone is welcome!


Summer 2018 Firefly Monitoring Events

Firefly Monitoring Kickoff Celebration

Thursday, June 28, 7:30 - 9:00 p.m.
Urban Ecology Center at Riverside Park
For adults and teens - Free


July Firefly Monitoring

Wednesday, July 25, 7:30 - 9:00 p.m.
Urban Ecology Center at Riverside Park


August Firefly Monitoring

Wednesday, August 15, 7:30 - 9:00 p.m.
Urban Ecology Center at Riverside Park

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