January 11, 2022
"Life Underwater: Aquatic Insects and their Feeding Habits in the South River" presented by Dr. Joe Keiper
Dr. Joe Keiper is Executive Director of the Virginia Museum of Natural History, and an expert entomologist who has frequently investigated questions pertaining to rivers, streams, and wetlands. Natural history observations on the feeding habits of aquatic insects help us better understand food webs. During this presentation, Dr. Keiper will discuss the diversity of insects underwater, and how they shape ecological communities there.