14 – 5.1.24 – Dermestid Beetles at Work

5.1.24 Flyer

Title: Dermestid Beetles at Work

Day, Date, Time: Wednesday, May 1, 2024 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Arrive 4:00 for food and networking, Program. 4:30 – 7:00 pm

Contact Hours: 2.5 hrs

Food: Light dinner (pizza), drinks, and snacks provided by PALS

Location: Vista Ridge High School, 6888 Black Forest Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80923

Presenters: Scott Fortney

Description: Did you know that beetles can clean the flesh from bones without causing bone damage? Come learn about the Dermestid beetle and how they are used at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and the El Paso County Coroner’s Office.