The Calusa Herpetological Society
Of Southwest Florida

Thursday, February 1, 20187:00 pm


SPEAKER & TOPIC: Tonight's speaker is Calusa Herp Society member Daniel Parker of Sunshine Serpents ( his company he guides reptile-themed eco tours, gives educational presentations, photographs herps, assists with TV and film production, and breeds captive reptiles. Parker's photographs have appeared in Reptiles, Reptilia, and Herp Nation magazines as well as numerous other publications world wide. He is also a biologist with University of Central Florida (UCF) and DRMP.

His biological interests have involved diverse species. These include indigo snakes, gopher tortoises, sand skinks, Florida black bears, and many established exotics such as the Burmese python. Parker hopes that his work has helped to promote an increased understanding of Florida's natural environment and the wildlife that lives there.

For the Calusa Herp Society, Parker will be presenting *Field Herping Adventures in South Florida.*  This presentation will include photos of many colorful critters and characters from our own backyard ranging from king snakes and pythons to Bill Love. Don't miss this one!

See you there!

WHO'S INVITED ? You are! Anyone with an interest in any aspect of herpetology or herpetoculture is welcome to attend, learn, and exchange their experiences with our friendly membership. Come out to meet others who keep, breed or study reptiles and amphibians, and let them share their fascination with you. We average 15 35 people attending every meeting.

Cookies and cold soda, a nightly raffle of live herps, herp products, and books follow each speaker's talk, and lots of herp camaraderie, gossip, and fun can be counted upon at all meetings !

For more info , call (239) 728-2390 or (239) 481-3525 or  EMAIL:   

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