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Salamander Crossing Brigade Volunteer Training

Sunday, March 25, 2018,
1:00 pm
to 3:00 pm

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As the earth thaws and spring rains drench New Hampshire, thousands of salamanders, frogs, and toads make their way to vernal pools to breed. Many are killed when their journeys take them across busy roads. Every year, we train citizen scientists to serve on Salamander Crossing Brigades at amphibian road crossings throughout the Monadnock Region. These heroic volunteers move migrating amphibians across roads by hand during one or more “Big Nights” each spring, keeping count as they go. To join the ranks – or simply to learn more about the remarkable spring amphibian migration – attend this volunteer training at the Harris Center, the one at the Nelson Town Hall on March 14, or the one at Keene State College on March 23. (One training will do!) 1 to 3 p.m. at the Harris Center.

For more information, please contact Brett Amy Thelen at (603) 358-2065 or via email.

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Date:
Sunday, March 25, 2018
Time:
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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Contact

Brett Amy Thelen
Phone:
(603) 525-3394
Email:
thelen@harriscenter.org

Location

Harris Center for Conservation Education
83 Kings Hwy
Hancock, NH 03449 United States
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