In the Field with NHM | Natural History Museum of Los Angeles

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In the Field with NHM

Go "In the Field" with Museum Scientists!
Each outing provides firsthand experience with Museum scientists who will help you see what often remains hidden in plain sight. Participants in these 25-person groups get a unique field guide and earn a badge. Field trips are for participants who are at least seven years old and geared toward both adults as well as families. 

EACH TRIP: Members $20 | Non-members $25   
SERIES: Members $72 | Non-members $90 


La Canada Flintridge:
Snails & Birds

Saturday, February 9, 2019

7:30 am - 10:30 am


Discover the vibrant world of birds and snails at Hahamongna Watershed Park! Break out your binoculars and join Ornithology Collections Manager Kimball Garrett, and Curator of Malacology Dr. Jann Vendetti, for a peek through the birding scope and a close-up look at our local snails. Participants will learn about native and introduced land snails, how to spot them, as well as explore the diverse landscape for resident and migratory birds.

Hike Intensity: Easy. During this outing we will be on moderately flat terrain with no strenuous sections. 

What to bring/wear:
Bring a water bottle, sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat.
Dress in layers so that you will be comfortable in any weather.
Wear comfortable walking shoes and long pants.
Bring binoculars if you have them.

Cancellation Policy: We need at least two day notice in order to issue a refund and refill your spot.