Damsels and Dragons Program

The Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge (Refuge) and Friends of the Refuge Headwaters (Friends) are co-sponsoring the program Damsels and Dragons of Wisconsin and Minnesota by naturalist and wildlife photographer Dan Jackson of Chaseburg, WI. The free program (donations welcome) will be held at the Winona History Center, 160 Johnson Street, Winona, MN, on Wednesday, June 21, 2023. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the program will begin at 6:00 p.m. followed by a question and answer session.

Dan’s presentation is designed to be a fun and informative introduction to the insect Order Odonata which includes dragonflies and damselflies. The program includes a discussion on their biology and life history as well as pointers on identification. Dan is a naturalist and a past President and current Treasurer of both the Wisconsin Dragonfly Society and the Coulee Region Audubon Society.

For more information, email [email protected].