2017 Quad Cities Pollinator Conference


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September 13 from 1-8:30 p.m. and September 14 from 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Located at the River Center, 136 E 3rd St, Davenport, IA 52801

An optional pre-conference workshop will be held on September 13 from 8:30-11:30 a.m. at Nahant Marsh, 4220 Wapello Avenue, Davenport, IA 52802.

With planning committee members from Nahant Marsh; Pheasants Forever, Inc. and Quail Forever; Rock Island Soil and Water Conservation District; Scott County Soil and Water Conservation District; Trees Forever; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; and Wallace’s Garden Center.

Doug-263-600x625Our informational sessions will focus on Bees, Butterflies & Beyond; Woodlands & Wetlands; and Crafting Conservation. Wednesday’s Dinner Keynote will be provided by Dr. Doug Tallamy, Chair of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, University of Delaware and Bringing Nature Home Author. The conference will conclude with opportunities to participate in community conservation projects.

Conference Presentations
The views and opinions of the presenters and those expressed in the student video entries at the conference are solely theirs and not those of the conference organizers.




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Nahant Marsh

LogoThe mission of Nahant Marsh Education Center is to protect, enhance, and restore the Marsh through education, research, and conservation. Our vision is to foster wonder, appreciation, and stewardship of the natural world.


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Nahant Marsh

4220 Wapello Ave.
Davenport, IA 52802