Walk in the Woods: Local Snakes

What is your snake IQ-.pngHarmless snake or venomous species? Most people can identify a ribbon or garter snake; but, when they see a little Texas brown snake, they may think: baby copperhead! Learn quick and easy ways to distinguish snakes at the Environmental Services Department’s upcoming Walk in the Woods Nature Lecture. 

An expert in snake behavior and identification, Matt Abernathy is herpetologist at Jesse Jones Park and Nature Center.Join Mr. Abernathy as he presents Local Snakes 101  at the first offering in the spring lineup for the FREE popular nature lecture series.

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Walk in the Woods Nature Lecture Series:

When: Thursday, February 9, 2017
Time: 7 p.m.
Where:  L.G.I. Lecture Hall at McCullough Junior High School,                3800 S. Panther Creek Drive.
Topic: Local Snakes 101

Next Presentation: 
March 9 – Wild Dining: Foraging the Forest with Mark ‘Merriwether’ Vorderbruggen

The Walk in the Woods Nature Lecture Series provides an introduction to the unique species that inhabit our community and appeals to nature enthusiasts of all ages and levels of interest.

A free program of The Woodlands Township Environmental Services Department, Walk in the Woods Nature Lectures are sponsored by The Woodlands G.R.E.E.N., Waste Management and Nature’s Way Resources.

For more information, call 281-210-3800 or visit www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov/wildlife.




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