Night Festival: A Nocturnal Celebration of the Natural World

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Presented by Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve at Ruffner Mountain Nature Center, Birmingham AL

Jul 21
Night Festival: A Nocturnal Celebration of the Natural World

What happens while we sleep? Summer nights in Alabama are hot and sticky and our wetlands are teeming with activity. Frogs and toads that hide during the day come out to call for mates and lay eggs. The females will select the males with the most energetic calls. Beavers are toiling on their lodges, voles and mice are scurrying around picking up insects near the water. It’s a world of stealthy hunting and loud breeding.

Alabama has 3.6 million acres of freshwater wetlands across the state. It

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Night Festival 2018 is made possible by the Birmingham, AL chapter of the Awesome Foundation.

Contact: 205.833.8264

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Ruffner Mountain Nature Center

1214 81st Street South, Birmingham, AL 35206

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