Amphibian and Reptile Workshop and Survey Walk
Instructor: Cory Snyder, Edward L. Rose Conservancy and the Pennsylvania Amphibian and Reptile Survey (PARS)
When: Saturday, June 16th, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Salt Springs State Park
Tim Matthews, a representative of the Pennsylvania Amphibian Reptile Survey and the Edward L. Rose Conservancy, will provide general information about PA amphibians and reptiles. This will be followed by a detailed "how to" on field surveying. After lunch we'll hit the trails to conduct a field survey. We will identify, photograph, and record information about the reptiles and amphibians we find. Bring lunch, water, notebook, and camera. Meet at the Wheaton House.
Fee: $5/person; FSSP and EL Rose Conservancy members and kids, free.
Edward L Rose Conservancy Annual Members Meeting
When: Saturday, July 28th, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon
Location: Binghamton University, Old OConnor Hall
Learn what your land trust has been doing to conserve land and water in the area you love.
Brief meeting followed by a live raptor presentation (red-tailed hawk, snowy owl, and more!) and
a guided nature hike at the Binghamton University Nature Preserve.
Scales & Tails – Nature Day Camp at Greenwood Sanctuary
Instructor: Endless Mountains Nature Center Staff
When: August 13-17
Location: Greenwood Sanctuary, Dimock, PA
Discover which wild animals have scales and the many types of tails found in the nature. Edward L. Rose Conservancy’s Greenwood Sanctuary is home to many creatures with tails. How do scales and tails help animals? Campers will make their own tail. Listen to the story about rabbit’s tail. A local fisherman and his wife will be teaching fishing basics at the pond.
Children and teens have the opportunity to make lasting memories and amazing discoveries outdoors. Join us for fun-filled weeks of discovering the wonders of nature though games, role-playing, stories, art and craft projects, journal writing, meet live education animals, hands-on activities, picnics, and hikes through forests and along streams.
Fee: Only $40 for the whole week