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Virtual Adventures in Nature Lab: Animals in Winter

February 12 @ 12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

How Do Reptiles and Amphibians Survive During Winter in Pennsylvania?

When it gets cold outside, animals have to adapt to survive. Join The State Museum of Pennsylvania’s Senior Curator of Zoology and Botany, Dr. Walter Meshaka and Nature Educator Beth Erikson for a talk about  how Pennsylvania frogs and snakes survive during the winter season.

Click here to register for this program.

Dr. Walter E. Meshaka, Jr., is an American herpetologist. His research centers primarily around the ecology of native and exotic species of North American amphibians and reptiles. He has worked for the Pennsylvania Historic and Museum Commission since 2000 and, before that, for the United States Department of the Interior from 1995-2000.

 

 

 

 

 

About Virtual Learn at Lunchtime:
Learn at Lunchtime is a program featuring a variety of exciting lectures and presentations.

Presentations will start at 12:15 PM and will last approximately 20 minutes followed by a question and answer period.

The State Museum of Pennsylvania remains closed to the public. Sessions will be presented over Zoom and are free, but registration is required. Once registration is complete, attendees will receive an attendance link and password for all of the sessions listed.

Details

Date:
February 12
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm
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