Urban EcoStewards Citizen Scientist Hike

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Date & Time

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Fern Hollow parking lot - bottom of Lancaster Avenue



(click here for Google Maps directions)

Join naturalists from the Pennsylvania Natural Heritage Program who will lead a hike in the restoration area by the Nine Mile Run stream, identify local flora and fauna, and guide you through the apps available to record your observations.  Learn about biodiversity ID and train to use apps on your smartphone to document biodiversity and become an active citizen scientist!

Light refreshments will be provided, families are welcome. The capacity for this event is limited to 30 participants, so don’t delay in getting your tickets!

Registration: Free for NMR members and active UES participants; $15 per person ages 12 and up. Families are welcome; children 12 and under are free with accompanying adult.

Remake Learning DaysThis event is part of the Remake Learning Days from May 15-26, 2017. It’s a 12-day celebration of activities and events showcasing everything that makes the Pittsburgh region a recognized national leader in innovative teaching and learning. It features future-ready, hands-on, relevant and engaging educational experiences for kids and their families, caregivers and educators.

Check out the Schedule to explore events. Find events at schools, museums, libraries, after school centers, universities, media centers, tech startups, and more, which are free and open for you to explore. No matter where you live in southwest Pennsylvania or West Virginia, you’ll find an event near you.


Ticket Type Price Spaces
NMR & Active UES Volunteers
To become an NMRWA member, please visit ninemilerun.org/donate. If you are interested in volunteering in the Urban EcoSteward program, please visit ninemilerun.org/urban-eco-stewards.
Standard Ticket
For anyone who is not an NMRWA member or an active UES volunteer. If you wish to pay via check or cash, please complete this form and contact our Office Coordinator Lindsey-Rose Allen at (412) 371-8779 ext. 119.

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