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Vernal Equinox Walk: Searching for Spring

Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center
124 Comstock Knoll Road, Ithaca, NY 14850

The vernal equinox marks the beginning of spring in the northern hemisphere, when the sun is directly above the equator and daylight hours are equal to nighttime. Join us on the first day of spring for a nature walk to search for signs of awakening life in the Mundy Wildflower Garden. Please dress appropriately for the weather. The walk will include some stairs, and trails may be muddy in places.

Fee:                 $5-10 suggested donation

Location:        Meet at the Nevin Welcome Center

Instructors:     Robert Wesley, botanist, and Krissy Boys, gardener and native plants specialist

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CALS Communications, Cornell Botanic Gardens



$5 to $10 suggested donation



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Robert Wesley, Botanist; Krissy Boys, horticulturist and native plants specialist

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Cornell Botanic Gardens

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