Biological Monitoring – Keeping our Streams Healthy
Thursday, Sept. 28, 2023
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Meadowside Nature Center
Montgomery Park’s Natural Resources Specialists Rachel Gauza and Dave Sigrist led a workshop and electrofishing demonstration. Participants had the chance to learn about water quality and discover common fish identification techniques. The outing included a presentation about the importance of water quality in our region, job duties and program details, common fish identification and ecology, and a live electrofishing demonstration.
Hemlock Overlook Botanical Walk
Wednesday, May 10, 10am-2pm
Hemlock Overlook Regional Park
Join the Beltway Chapter on a field trip and botanical walk to the floristically diverse Hemlock Overlook Regional Park (Hemlock Overlook Regional Park | Nova Parks) with Rod Simmons.
“Using iNaturalist in the Field”
Wednesday, April 12, 2023, 10am-2pm
Barcroft Park, Arlington, VA
Participants learned about iNaturalist including tips on recording observations. Then they headed out into the field to practice their new skills.