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Herping for Reptiles and Amphibians

When: 
Friday, July 16, 2021 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Where: 
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Rd
Hampton, Connecticut 06481
Event Type: 
Walks & Talks
Audience: 
All are welcome
Adults
Children
Families
Teenagers
Event Description: 

“Herping” is a term used by herpetologists to describe the act of searching for reptiles and amphibians (aka herpetofauna) in their natural habitats. On World Snake Day we’ll be focusing our search on CT’s many native snakes, but we’ll also be on the lookout for frogs, toads, and salamanders.

This hike has a 10-person limit.

Registration required.

 

If you DO NOT receive a confirmation email within one hour of registration please CHECK YOUR SPAM. Several people have reported our emails going directly to their spam boxes. 

 

With any questions, please contact Meg Rondeau at meaghan.rondeau@ct.gov.

Inclement Weather: 
Rain or Shine. (Herps love rain!)
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Meg Rondeau
8604559534

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.