Southeastern Master Herpetologist
Course Schedule Section 1: Introduction
Section 2: Salamanders (w Copperhead Event)
Section 3: Frogs
Section 4: Amphibian Field Trip
Section 5: Turtles
Section 6: Snakes
Section 7: Reptile Field Trip
Section 8: Final Exam & Graduate Luncheon
Course instructors: Mark Mandica of the Amphibian Foundation and Agnes Scott College; Daniel Sollenberger of Georgia DNR; Chris Jenkins of the Orianne Society; and Grover Brown of University of Southern Mississippi
Registration is $400 for the 8 session program.It includes lectures, guided field trips, Reptiles and Amphibians of Georgia (Jensen, et al.), a certificate, and graduate luncheon. Due to an increase in transmission rates of COVID-19, the Amphibian Foundation has suspended all in-person educational programs through the end of 2021. Please check back
Registration is Closed for Fall 2021
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The Amphibian Foundation is located at the beautiful, 30 acre, Blue Heron Nature Preserve in Buckhead (Atlanta, GA). The main building on the grounds holds 3 of the Foundation's research labs, office space and classrooms, as well as Atlanta Audubon Society, and the Blue Heron Nature Preserve's administration offices and classrooms. It is a hub for urban ecology and conservation right in Atlanta. The course will be held in the Amphibious AF Meeting Room, which is unfortunately, not wheelchair accessible.