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Secrets from the Deep Dark Below: Amazing Adaptations of Life Underground

Thursday, April 8,
7:00 pm
to 8:00 pm

A Short-tailed Shrew pokes its head out of a stone wall. (photo © Gilles Gonthier)

Join Harris Center naturalist Susie Spikol for a glimpse at life underground, with special focus on the star-nosed mole and short-tailed shrew. Learn the differences between voles, moles, and shrews — and find out which one has venom that is closely related to the king cobra. Prepare to be blown away by the fascinating lives of these common New Hampshire mammals!

7 to 8 p.m. via Zoom. Closed captioning will be available. To get the login details, please register here.

Co-sponsored by the Harris Center for Conservation Education, the Chesterfield Conservation Commission, and Friends of the Chesterfield Public Library.


Thursday, April 8
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
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Susie Spikol
(603) 525-3394