This coming weekend, July 30th, you have the opportunity to help out at an annual butterfly count in the Dismal Swamp.
On Saturday, August 6th, Teta Kain will lead a butterfly count at this slide show were taken.
Virginia Master Naturalists are Citizen Scientists Making a Difference
For more information on joining one of these upcoming butterfly counts, please visit theHistoric Rivers Chapter / Virginia Master Naturalists website here.
To read the complete article on theHistoric Rivers Chapter / Virginia Master Naturalists click here.
To learn more about the Virginia Master Naturalist program chapters here to inquiry about one near you!
The Historic Rivers Chapter of the Virginia Master Naturalist program is located on the Tidewater Peninsula region of Southeastern Virginia between the Historic James and York Rivers, and includes James City County, York County and the City of Williamsburg.
Chippokes Plantation State Park website here.
Drive Time:Northern Virginia: 2 – 3 hours; Richmond: 1.5 hours; Tidewater/Norfolk/Virginia Beach: 1.5 hours; Roanoke: 4 hours
Click herefor a Google map. Latitude, 37.137369. Longitude, -76.727691.
Chippokes Plantation State Park, 695 Chippokes Park Rd., Surry, VA 23883; Phone: (757) 294-3625; email:chippokes.