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Everything you wanted to know about Chickadees

  • October 24, 2017 - October 24, 2017
  • Location: Quarry Hill Nature Center
  • Address: 701 Silver Creek Road NE, Rochester, MN 55906
  • Times: 7:00 - 8:00 pm
  • Admission: Free
  • Phone: 507-328-3950
  • Venue: Quarry Hill Nature Center
  • Visit Website

Black-capped Chickadee flocks have a social hierarchy that they all honor. They use a complex system of visual and spatial memories to each relocate tens of thousands of cached food items. Their brains are specially adapted for storing spatial memories, yet they have trouble remembering their own siblings. Come listen to expert Laura Erickson from Duluth talk about these special little birds.