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Field Exploration: Moths & Island Nature

June 23, 2022 @ 4:30 pm - June 24, 2022 @ 12:00 pm

Join us for a unique overnight experience on Kelleys Island. On Thursday night, we’ll set up an array of lights to investigate moth diversity on the Island. On Friday morning, we’ll explore properties protected by the Land Conservancy, as well as Island landmarks, such as the Glacial Grooves. Kelleys is a limestone-base Island and contains unique plant diversity in its Alvar habitats. Come learn about moths and unique species on the Island.

Advanced registration is required.

Event details:
Thursday, June 23 at 4:30 pm to Friday, June 24 at 12:00 pm
Leaders: Judy Semroc, Naturalist & Field Biologist; Chris Ashley, Manager of Kelleys Island State Park; and Renee Boronka, Manager of Conservation Education & Outreach at the Land Conservancy
Limit: 12 people
Location: Directions will be sent to registrants. Kelleys Island is in Erie County, OH, just north of Marblehead.
Fee: $60/person

Price includes the field trip portion of the trip. Participants must find their own overnight accommodations on the Island. Please note that to participate in this event, you must find a place to stay on the Island since the last ferry departs Kelleys Island at 9:30 pm on Thursday, June 23.

Explore places to stay on the Island: Kelleys Island Chamber of Commerce

Ferry Information and Schedule: Kelleys Island Ferry

Register here:

PLEASE NOTE: You may be photographed or recorded by the Western Reserve Land Conservancy during this event. Your image or words may be used in materials prepared by or for the Land Conservancy, including marketing related materials.

Organizer: Renee Boronka, rboronka@wrlandconservancy.org, 216-533-8761


June 23, 2022 @ 4:30 pm
June 24, 2022 @ 12:00 pm


Renee Boronka