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National Parks Store: Monsoon Mysteries

Presented by Sandy Reith, Pima County


Join Sandy Reith and discover the storms’ outlook for Tucson’s upcoming summer. Don’t miss this singular opportunity to unravel the mystery of the monsoon.

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The Monsoon is almost upon us.These magnificent storms bring the promise of new life in the desert, usually interrupting severe droughts to quench the land. But each year is different from the last as the clouds unpredictably roll in, and the air becomes static with promised lightning.

Join Sandy Reith and discover the monsoon outlook for Tucson’s upcoming summer. If you have lived in Tucson for many years, or if this is your first season here, expect to learn something new about the connection between the desert ecosystem and the evolution of the monsoon. Explore how toads, tarantulas, and other desert wildlife spring into action during this much anticipated time of year. Don’t miss this singular opportunity to unravel the mystery of the monsoon.

 



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Event Tags: free, nature, presentation, Sonoran Desert, Summer, Tucson, weather

Date:
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time:
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Place:
The National Parks Store
12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85755 United States
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Contact:
520-622-6014
Cost:
Free

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