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Grasshoppers, Katydids, and Crickets

These long-legged, hopping insects often get a bad rap, but they can be some of the most interesting and dynamic insects. Join us as Shane Myers explores the lives, habitats, and songs of local orthopterans, as well as some interesting details about fascinating species from elsewhere.

Wildwood Metropark, Ward Pavilion

Wildwood Preserve