Programs & Events

Adaptations in Birds and Mammals

Program Number: 
404
Program Type: 
Family Program
Workshop or Trip
Date: 
Jun. 18, 2015 | Thursday, 6:30pm
Multiple Times: 
Thursday, June 18, 2015; 6:30pm-8:00pm
Requirements: 
Minimum age 12. Children are allowed to attend the program on their own, but parents must stay in the building during program time.
Location: Nature Research Center - Natural World Investigate Lab - 2nd Floor
Fee: 
$10 per participant. Friends of the Museum members $8.

Using specimens from bird and mammal collections, participants will analyze the similarities and differences in anatomy, form and function between these animal groups. We will then develop hypotheses to account for observed patterns and discuss the advantages and disadvantages of specific adaptations.

Program Instructor: Dr. Colin Brammer, Co-Coordinator of the Natural World investigate Lab.

Registration information: Online registration
*Please note our registration system is not compatible with smartphones.

For more information contact Debbie Huston, scheduling coordinator, at 919.707.9840.