Events

Who's Running Around the Desert at Night

September 21, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
7145 Imperial Ridge Dr, El Paso, TX 79912

Event Days:
Saturday
Venue:
Franklin Mountains, Tom Mays Unit Entrance
Admission:
$2
Website:
http://www.celebmtns.org/events/2019/whos-running-around-the-desert-at-night-1
Contact Name:
Dr. Paul Hyder
Contact Phone Number:
915-244-5322

Find out how desert organisms avoid typically high, frequently lethal, daytime temperatures by adapting to a nocturnal way of life. This field trip is easy walking but be sure to wear sturdy hiking shoes. Bring flashlights (preferably 1 white and 1 UV) and a camera. Meet at the gate of the Tom Mays Unit of the Franklin Mountains State Park. There is a $2 park fee or use your Park Pass.


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