Giant Sea Bass, Stereolepis gigas, by David Wang

Field Herpetology of the Southwest Workshop

Posted on Mar 5, 2018

This 9-day workshop is open to those interested in learned about the herpetofaunal biodiversity of southern Arizona and New Mexico. Participants typically observe 50+ species of amphibians and reptiles, and learn about taxonomy, natural history, methods of study, and other aspects of the lives of these creatures via course activities including hiking, night driving, seminars, and laboratory exercises. The workshop takes place at the Southwestern Research Station in Portal, Arizona.

The fee of $1224 covers all workshop fees, room and board, and transportation to/from SWRS and the Tucson airport. Prerequisite: one college biology course.

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Requests for more information should be directed to Emily Taylor: etaylor [at], (805) 756-2616 or (805) 440-6288.

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