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Birds, Bees and Butterflies | 2-4 p.m. (Jonesboro)

Forrest L. Wood Crowley’s Ridge Nature Center, Jonesboro

Oct. 22, 2017 at 2 p.m.

Presented by Tom Krohn- Audobon Society of North Central Arkansas, Master Naturalist, Coordinator/Trainer AR Frogwatch, AR Environmental Eudcation Association.

Birds need caterpillars to feed their young:

  • Native plants serve as the best hosts for caterpillars and support native bee populatins.
  • An imported Gingko tree supports only five species of butterfiles while a native oak tree is a host for over 500 species.
  • Create a nature wonderland in your yard with native plants.
  • Qualify for Arkansas Audubon's Bird Friendly Yard Program.

Attract Monarchs to your yard.

  • Monarch migration is at risk.
  • 90% population declihne recently.
  • Plant the correct host plants to help save them.

Free milkweed seeds! Register for door prizes. Light Refreshmentsn

For more informationm, email neamninfo@gmail.com or call 870-236-3410.