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Night Time Is the Right Time, Part 2

Meet Dr. Paul Hyder shortly before sunset to discuss various aspects of desert ecology. As the sun sets, you will begin exploring the area for organisms that will be starting their nocturnal activities. Dr. Hyder will discuss the various details of the ecology and behaviors of each organism. You will need decent hiking shoes and a flashlight. Event lasts 2 hours. Bring a UV light and/or camera if you can. Meet at Chuck Heinrich Park in Northeast El Paso.  Directions: Chuck Heinrich Park is located in Northeast El Paso at 11055 Loma Del Norte Dr. From the Patriot Fwy/HWY 54, take the MLK, Jr. Blvd. exit. Go north on MLK. Turn left at the light at Jon Cunningham Blvd. Jon Cunningham dead ends into the park parking lot...  For more information, contact Paul Hyder at 915-244-5322 or  4 people is the minimum; 15 the maximum. Cost is free.

Earlier Event: September 19
Leasburg Dam State Park, New Mexico
Later Event: September 20
B-36 Crash Site

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