Salamander Seining…and Some Frogs Too, with Andy Sabin: All Ages

Salamander Seining…and Some Frogs Too, with Andy Sabin: All Ages

When:
May 25, 2019 @ 10:00 am
2019-05-25T10:00:00-04:00
2019-05-25T10:15:00-04:00
Where:
Bridgehampton
Cost:
SOFO Members: Programs are free unless otherwise specified. Non-Members: Adults $15, Children $10 (Ages 3-12), Ages 2 & under free. This fee includes admission to the museum, in addition to the program.
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Photo Credit: Xylia Serafy

Walk Leader: Andy Sabin, South Fork Natural History Museum (SOFO) President, Board of Directors

Many salamanders breed in water, and here’s your chance to see the larval aquatic stage of the endangered Eastern Tiger Salamander before it comes on land to live. You’ll also see some of our local frog tadpoles as Andy Sabin—“Mr. Salamander”—wades into a freshwater pond and, using a seining net (a large two-person fishing net with weights at the lower edge and floats at the top), brings to the surface the pond-stages of these young animals, members of the Class Amphibia.

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