November 9, ASCA Regular Monthly Meeting at Fletcher Library 7:00 PM
Arkansas: A Land of Damsels and Dragons - Special Guest: Devin Moon, Interpreter, Logoly State Park
Damselflies and dragonflies have inspired humans for centuries, with their brilliant colors and graceful, yet agile, flight. Arkansas, with its variety of eco-regions, has over 140 recorded species of these fascinating insects Come and learn about these winged works of art and explore the habitats and locales that they call home.
Devin Moon has been a park interpreter at Logoly State Park since 2015. He as a B. S. from Arkansas Tech University. Devin thoroughly enjoys seeking out birds, bugs, plants, and other forms of wildlife. At Logoly he has inherited the responsibility of a natural resource inventory, which gives him the opportunity to immerse himself in Arkansas’s marvelous Gulf Coastal Plain ecosystem.
November 18 AAS/ASCA Joint Field Trip to DeGray Lake Resort State Park - Arkadelphia
The fall conference of the Arkansas Audubon Society (AAS) is being held at Ferncliff in West Little Rock Nov. 17-19. This trip is one of the Saturday conference field trips and will be a joint ASCA/AAS trip. We’ll meet at 7:30 a.m. in the commuter lot at I-430/I-630 off Shackleford Road in Little Rock. We’ll arrive around 8:45 a.m. at the park’s Lodge for anyone who would like to meet us there. Our target birds will be eagles, loons, ducks, mergansers, grebes, and gulls. Dress warm, the lake can be windy and cold. Hats and gloves are recommended. Bring scope, water, and snacks. You can bring lunch or eat in the Lodge’s restaurant.
Address for the park is: 2027 State Park Entrance Road – Bismarck, Arkansas 71929. GPS coordinates are 34.24562, -93.14840. Go to www.degray.com for more information about the park.
November 21 Audubon Arkansas Happy Hour at Flyway Brewery, North Little Rock 5:00 to 7:00 PM
Join Audubon Arkansas for Happy Hour with discounts on local draft beer and appetizers at Flyway Brewery in North Little Rock on the third Tuesday of each month. This is an informal, social event.
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