Special Event Permit Detail

Application Information

ID: 5827   Event: Annual Cicada Emergence Survey
Application Date: 02/13/2021    Event Date: 05/01/2021   Thru: 06/30/2021
Contact 1 Name: Timothy McNary
Address: 2404 Moffett Dr
Fort Collins CO 80526
Email: Send email
Contact 2 Name:


Event Information

Permit Type(s): Parks and Open Spaces
Type of Event: Research
Horsetooth Mountain Open Space

A survey of the emergence of the cicada, Platypedia putmani, will be completed each morning by counting and collecting the shed exuvia (larval skins). This is a continuation of 2020 Permit # 5722.The survey is completed along the trail to Horsetooth Falls. This is the 13th year of this survey. The collected exuvia will be deposited at the CP Gillette Museum of Arthropod Diversity at CSU. Up to 50 adult cicadas will be collected (by hand) along the trail and serve a voucher specimens for identity of the cicadas.

Estimated Participants: 1   Estimated Spectators: 0

Food / Alcohol:
  Food is NOT being Served.
 Alcohol is NOT being Served

   Sat. 05/01/2021: 7 AM - 9 AM
   Sun. 05/02/2021: 7 AM - 9 AM
   Mon. 05/03/2021: 7 AM - 9 AM
   Tue. 05/04/2021: 7 AM - 9 AM
   Wed. 05/05/2021: 7 AM - 9 AM
   Thu. 05/06/2021: 7 AM - 9 AM
   Fri. 05/07/2021: 7 AM - 9 AM

Reviewing Agency Comments/Status

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Parks & Open Lands

Status: Approved

Comments: Received special event worksheet - JW 3/10/21

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Risk Management

Status: Approved


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Final Disposition


Good Morning Timothy,

Your special event permit has been approved.

Please print the permit and have it available for the duration of your event.

Your approved event shall comply with all Center for Disease Control, State of Colorado and Larimer County Health Department guidelines and rules for social distancing and maximum crowd size that are in place at the time of the event"

Have a great weekend!