Celebrate Pollinator Week with us on an evening walk through the prairie followed by refreshments and a presentation. The Xerces Society’s Rae Powers will discuss prairie plants and their pollinators on a relaxed hike along the walking trails. Back in the visitor center, enjoy a local brew and chips paired with a presentation highlighting unique plant and pollinator relationships found in Nebraska. $10/person.
Rae Powers is a biologist with The Xerces Society and the Natural Resources Conservation Service in Lincoln, Nebraska. Rae works with farmers, agencies, and conservation groups to promote pollinator and other beneficial insects on farms. She provides technical support across Nebraska and South Dakota focusing on habitat needs, plant selection, site preparation, and management of habitat.