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Bumble Bee Surveys

September 7, 2022 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Naturalist Clare Carlson leads bumble bee group surveys in Cap Springs Recreation Area prairies and native plant gardens. Volunteers take photos, tally species, and submit findings to DNR’s Bumble Bee Brigade. Ten species have been confirmed in the park.

SURVEY DATES & LOCATIONS: Wednesday, Sept. 7 | Prairie Learning Center, Lussier Family Heritage Center, 3101 Lake Farm Rd | 9-11am | meet at Heritage Center entryway

SUPPLIES: Bring a camera (phone cameras work great) if you wish. Please bring sun protection and drinking water. Restrooms are available at most locations.

SIGNUP: Contact Clare Carlson carlson.clare@countyofdane.com to join a survey. Signup is required. Children are welcome when accompanied by a parent or guardian.

INCLEMENT WEATHER POLICY: If a survey is cancelled, folks will be emailed at least one hour before a survey.

Find out more about the Friends activities and how to support us at www.friendsofcapitalsprings.org | Facebook


September 7, 2022
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Event Category:


Dane County Parks


Lussier Family Heritage Center
3101 Lake Farm Road
Madison, WI 53711 United States
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