Tuesday , 21 October 2014
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Butterfly walks to return to Deering Estate at Cutler

The Deering Estate at Cutler is home to several rarely seen species of butterflies. Guided butterfly walks will be offered this summer on the following Saturdays: June 28, July 26 and Aug. 23, from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

Guests will walk with a Deering Estate naturalist through various habitats in search of Dina Yellow, Dingy Purplewing, and Atala butterflies, as well as others of the nearly 40 species that are onsite.

The butterfly walks are free with regular estate admission of $12 for adults and $7 for children (ages 4-14). The Deering Estate at Cutler, a Miami- Dade County Park, is located at 16701 SW 72 Ave. This 444-acre natural and archeological preserve and historic site is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and serves as a center for education, culture and recreation.

For more information on the Deering Estate’s educational and cultural programs, visit www.deeringestate.org.

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