Walk in the Woods Nature Lecture Series
About the Lecture Series
Located on the edge of the Big Thicket, Montgomery County is home to a diverse plant and wildlife population. Walk in the Woods Nature Lecture Series provides an introduction to the unique species that inhabit our community. Guest speakers recognized for their expertise present topics ranging from bats and owls to hummingbirds and habitat gardening. Featuring exquisite photography and occasionally live specimens, Walk in the Woods appeals to nature enthusiasts of all ages and levels of interest, from students to retirees.
The Fall 2015 series will take place at:
L.G.I. Lecture Hall
McCullough Junior High School
3800 S. Panther Creek Dr., The Woodlands, TX 77381
Bringing Buzz to the Garden: Bees, Butterflies and Other Pollinators
- Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
- Dr. Nancy Greig, Director, Cockrell Butterfly Center
A botanist and entomologist, Dr. Greig, will reveal the untold story of solitary American bees and their relationship to other pollinators, including hive-forming honey bees. Learn more about how to provide nectar and pollen in your own landscape.
Alligators of Southeast Texas: The Apex Predator of an Urban Wilderness
- Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
- Mark Kramer, Stewardship Coordinator, Armand Bayou Nature Center
Living fossils, alligators inhabit freshwater ponds, rivers, marshlands and swamps. In addition to covering human safety, Mr. Kramer will share an ecological overview of the biology, place in the ecosystem and recovery of alligators.
|Topic to be Announced
- Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
For future lectures or more information, contact us