Explore Nature




Bat Presentation: Register Here

Date: June 23 from 6:30-7pm - Location: Southeastern Livingston Center - Cost: Free

The course will discuss an introduction to bats around the world. A special emphasis will be placed on the 12 bat species found in Louisiana. Information provided will include identification methods. Current research conducted by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will be covered briefly.



Ready, Tech, Geaux! Learn to Navigate iNaturalist: Register Here

Date: July 14th from 6:30-7pm - Location: Southeastern Livingston Center - Cost: Free

Discover how to document the natural world right outside your door!Participants will learn how to make observations of nature using iNaturalist as well as explore features of this amazing databank of life on Earth.Participants will leave with a genuine sense of accomplishment in using technology to contribute to a global citizen science databank.Be sure to bring your mobile phone and, if possible, a charged laptop or tablet as we will examine features of the mobile app and website.


Louisiana Natives for your Landscape: Register Here

Date: August 4th from 6:30-7pm - Location: Southeastern Livingston Center - Cost: Free

The presentation will discuss the benefits of using native plants in your landscape, what native plants are alternatives to common non-native landscape plants and where to find them, and organizations that are a good resource for
further information on native plants.