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Southern Adirondack Audubon Society

Protecting the environment through the preservation of natural habitats
 and the advancement of environmental education

          Public programs are held in either the Christine McDonald Community Room of the Crandall Library in Glens Falls or in the Harry Dutcher Community Room of the Saratoga Springs Public Library. 

                      Library Logo For the Crandall Library:  Directions and a map may be found here.  
**You may call Crandall Library at 792-6508 to see if the library has closed due to weather**

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For the Saratoga Springs Library:  Directions and a map may be found here.  
**You may call the Saratoga library at 518-584-7860 to see if the library has closed due to weather**

Wed, March 28 - 7 p.m.
Saratoga Springs Public Library

"The Night Shift: The Unexpected Links Between Moths, Birds, and Landscaping"
Io moth by Catherine
Io Moth - photo by Catherine Klatt

"Naturalist Catherine Klatt will present her stunning photographs to illustrate the diversity and beauty of moths.  Her talk will explore the tight links between moths and birds, and unexpected ways that our home landscaping choices affect bird and insect populations. Far from being just little brown nuisances, moths play a key role in the functioning of our plant and animal communities."

Catherine Klatt is a lifelong amateur botanist and birder. She discovered the beauty of moths about 5 years ago, and since then has been fascinated by their diversity, and by their interactions with plants and other animals.  She lives up in Knox, in the hilltowns west of Albany, where she is documenting the moths on her property (up to about 600 species so far, out of an expected 1000+


Please do your best to avoid wearing fragranced products to the programs.  Fragranced products trigger allergies, asthma, and migraines in others.

 For more information please see:
Joyce Miller's Fragrance Sensitivity Awareness webpage


Coming Up!
April 25 at Glens Falls
"Modern Threats to Age-old Adirondack Waterways"
May 23 at Glens Falls
"Green Roof Technology"