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A Quick Examination of Pine Barrens Insects

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Pinelands Adventures
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May
8
Friday
May 8th
10:00 am EDT

The uplands and wetlands of the Pine Barrens are the habitat of a tremendous diversity of insects. As one of Earth’s oldest animal classes, insects are the most diverse. We’ll take a look at some of the most obvious to be found in these two habitats.


Length ~30 minutes  Cost no charge

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Are there really dung beetles in the pines?

How are dragonflies and damselflies life cycles connected to water?

How are the Pine Barrens rare orchids co-evolved with insects?

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About John Volpa

Taking any journey with John Volpa is a quest for the curious. John’s knack for synthesizing a diverse variety of topics into a cohesive and meaningful whole is captivating. Whether you’re paddling a kayak, walking the trail, riding the bus, or in a classroom, his unique teaching style will lead you to places that tickle the imagination and provide food for thought to be savored long after the experience. 


John’s public school teaching career of thirty-seven years, combined with twenty-two years of leading outdoor adventures, plus a lifetime of rich personal experience, make for a memorable adventure, be it online or in person. Join him for any or all of his webinars now being offered by Pinelands Adventures. Each of the programs stands alone as per your interests, but viewing them in the order in which they’re listed will have a much greater cumulative impact.  

May
8
Friday
May 8th
10:00 am EDT