Upcoming Events

 

January 12, 2018: Ohio Lepidopterists Annual Meeting (Columbus, Ohio). MaLisa Spring will give a 30 minute talk about cool Odonata finds in Ohio as part of their annual meeting at the Scioto Grange Audubon center.

January 17 – 18th, 2019: Ohio Wildlife Conference in Columbus. Details forthcoming

January 29, 2019: Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference – Ohio Biodiversity Conservation Partnership (OBCP) Symposium (Cleveland, Ohio). MaLisa Spring will give a brief update on the status of the survey as part of the symposium. Other OBCP project summaries will also be given during the symposium.

March 21, 2019: 7 :30 PM Ohio Citizens and Dragons: Documenting threatened species with iNaturalist (Ashland, Ohio). Join MaLisa Spring as part of the Environmental Lecture Series from Ashland University. All are welcome to attend and learn more about how they can participate. Anticipate fun facts about dragonflies and damselflies.

April 4-6, 2019: Vernalpoolooza (Ashland, Ohio). Join the Ohio Wetlands Association to learn about all things vernal pool related. Talks on Amohibians, Macroinvertebrates, Hydrophytes, Photography, and so much more.

April 26, 2019: Documenting Dragons in Ohio: the Search Continues (Willoughby, Ohio). Join MaLisa Spring for a talk at the Burrough’s Nature Club of Willoughby, Ohio as part of their regular program. She will cover the basics of finding dragonflies and damselflies in Ohio followed by the latest news on our many threatened and endangered species of these aerial predators. Join us to learn how you can help by documenting species near you!

May 1, 2019: 7 PM East Central Ohio Forestry Association Monthly Meeting: Woodland Dragons (Dover, Ohio) Join MaLisa Spring for a 45 minute presentation on woodland dragonflies at the monthly meeting for the East Central Ohio Forestry Association. Meet at the Dover Public Library. The talk will cover the basics of dragonflies and damselflies with an emphasis on woodland species.

May 31st – June 2nd – Odo-Con-19:┬áin Southern Ohio. More details forthcoming!

June 15, 2019: Dragonfly Day for kids (and kids at heart) (Bellefontaine, Ohio). Join Jim Lemon at Myeerah Nature Preserve for a short presentation followed by fun activities! Learn why dragonflies are important for wetlands, how to safely handle dragons, and much more. Try your hand at using dip nets to find nymphs or practice with your camera to document species for the survey.

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