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2019 Summer Nature Talk Series at The Loon Center
August 1, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 22, 2019
2019 Summer Nature Talk Series
Thursdays, August 1 – August 22, 7:00 p.m.
August 1 – Marc Stowbridge – Astronomy for Birders
After the birds have gone to roost, there is still much to see!
Marc Stowbridge, past president of the New Hampshire Astronomical Society and current volunteer educator for the NASA/JPL Solar System Ambassador Program, will be taking about using binoculars and spotting scopes for astronomical viewing.
August 8 – Jim Vernon – Geology of the Lakes Region
The beautiful scenery of the Lakes Region developed over millions of years of dynamic geologic change. This program revisits ancient seas, massive volcanic lava flows, mile-thick glaciers that covered the region, and recent changes to our landscape.
August 15 – Diane Hime – Rehabilitating Raptors
Diane Hime is a wildlife rehabilitator from New York, specializing in the rehabilitation of raptors. Join us and learn about what goes into rehabilitating raptors and see a couple of live birds up close.
August 22 – John Rockwood & Harry Vogel – End of Season Report
Wildlife photographer John Rockwood will share photos and video of local loon families from two southern NH lakes, from arrival through August. LPC Senior Biologist/Executive Director, Harry Vogel, will present trends in New Hampshire’s loon population and preliminary statistics on how loons fared in NH this year.