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Connecticut Conservation: Amphibians and Reptiles

Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 10:00am - Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 11:45am
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
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All are welcome
Event Description: 


Join fellow herp-lovers for a fascinating info session and hands-on lab led by Hank Gruner, herpetologist. Participate in various activities designed to introduce you to Connecticut’s amphibians and reptiles.  Learn all about frog call identification, snake identification, and so much more.

Hank Gruner has more than 30 years of experience in the field of herpetology and conservation biology.  Working with state, municipal agencies, environmental organizations, and private developers, Hank’s work has furthered the conservation of New England’s amphibians and reptiles.  He has worked for the Connecticut Science Center and Metropolitan Conservation Alliance. Registration is required, space is limited.

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RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Jasper Sha
(860) 455-9534

This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.