Wildlife Talk: Butterfly Conservation in Oregon

March 14, 2017 - 07:00pm to 08:30pm

Two species of Oregon butterflies-- the Taylor's checkerspot and the Oregon silverspot-- were once common in their home ranges, but are now listed as threatened or endangered. Experts from the Oregon Zoo, the Oregon Department of Corrections, the Forest Service and the US Fish and Wildlife Service will discuss their work restoring these species, and how you can take action on behalf of butterfiles.

Where: Oregon Zoo's Conservation Hall, located in the Education Center

When: March 14, 2017. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., presentation begins at 7:00 p.m.

Cost: Free - No zoo admission needed, but registration is required

Details: Suitable for ages 10 and up