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Educator Trek: Butterfly Pinning and Backyard Bug Collecting


Prepare, pin and mount a variety of spectacular tropical butterflies. Learn the various techniques used to catch, preserve and mount these and other fascinating arthropods. Explore the possibilities of insect collecting in your backyard.

Credit: 3 contact hours toward CEUs or Criteria III for North Carolina’s Environmental Education Certification Program. Upon completion of the Trek, you will receive a Certificate of Course Completion that includes the number of contact hours to turn in for CEUs. For those seeking Environmental Education Certification, you will also receive an EE Form for up to 10 hours of credit (up to 20 hours for Criteria 2).