Boston Nature Event October 2016: Bogs and Fens; New England's Most Pristine Ecosystems

by Adam Leiterman
(Mattapan, MA)

Bogs and Fens: New England's Most Pristine Ecosystems
Sponsored by Boston Nature Center and
Arnold Arboretum

Thu, Oct 13, 2016 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Location: Boston Nature Center, Mattapan

Audience: Adult

Members: Free for members Nonmembers: $5.00
Nonmembers can join today during checkout and take immediate advantage of member prices.

Ronald B. Davis, PhD, Professor Emeritus, School of Biology and Ecology and the Climate Change Institute, University of Maine

Bogs and fens are wetlands underlain by deep water-saturated peat. In New England, bogs can be visited on boardwalks, where one can see unique assemblages of flora and fauna. Dr. Ronald Davis will illustrate his lecture with outstanding photographs and explain some of the unique features of these beautiful and fascinating ecosystems. Free for members, $5 for nonmembers.

Registration is required.
Register online or call 617-983-8500 to register by phone.
Register by mail: program registration form (PDF 66K)
For your own security, DO NOT send credit card information via email.
For more information, contact:

Boston Nature Center
500 Walk Hill Street
Mattapan, MA 02126

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