ecoEXPLORE: Citizen Science Thursday- Harris Lake ecoEXPLORERS – INSECTS!

August 15, 2024
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Cypress Shelter @ Harris Lake County Park, 2112 County Park Dr, New Hill, NC 27562

Interested in becoming a citizen scientist and improving your nature identification skills with park staff? We’ve got the opportunity for you! Harris Lake County Park is an ecoEXPLORE HotSpot which means it’s a place where you can make observations of plants and animals and share them with scientists!

Our focus for today’s program will be on insects! Come learn about the many insect species you can find in the park and help us search for bees, butterflies, beetles, and more! If you are new to ecoEXPLORE, please create a profile at prior to the program. Meet at the Cypress Shelter and bring your device for taking photos and capturing data. For ages 10 and up, must be registered with an adult. Space is limited!


Children must be accompanied by an adult and all participants (children and adults) must be registered in advance through our online system. No pets except service animals are permitted at programs.

SIGN UP HERE for this free event!

WHEN: August 15 @ 2pm – 3:30pm

WHERE: Cypress Shelter @ Harris Lake County Park, 2112 County Park Dr, New Hill, NC 27562


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