2019 Cape Cod Natural History Conference

March 9, 2019
Eastern Amberwing dragonfly © Blair Nikula
Eastern Amberwing © Blair Nikula

We invite you to join us on Saturday, March 9, from 8:30 am-3:00 pm for the 24th Annual Cape Cod Natural History Conference.

Each year, Wellfleet Bay organizes this all-day conference featuring presenters from environmental organizations across Cape Cod speaking on a diversity of natural history topics.

This conference continues to be an engaging, exciting, and fun way to learn about local research projects, conservation efforts, and local environmental organizations!

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This Year's Topics

  • Right Whales: Research and Stewardship on the Edge of Extinction
  • Latest on the Cape Cod White Shark Population Study
  • What’s Been Achieved in 20 Years of Responding to Dolphin Strandings on Cape Cod
  • The Dragonflies and Damselflies of the Cape Cod National Seashore
  • ...and more


Cape Cod Community College—Tilden Arts Center
2240 Iyannough Road (Route 132), West Barnstable, MA 02668
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$25 before March 2 • $30 after March 2 • $30 at the door

Bring a brown bag lunch. To help us cut down on waste, please bring a mug for coffee. Refreshments and coffee provided.

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Thank You to Our Supporters

Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary thanks the generous donors that help make this event possible including Cape Cod Five, The Bird Watcher's General Store, and Wilkinson Ecological Design.