The Calusa Herpetological Society
Of Southwest Florida

Thursday, March 1, 20187:00 pm


SPEAKER & TOPIC: Tonight's speaker is Calusa Herp Society member and Treasurer Chris Lechowicz from the Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation (  The title of his talk is "Cane Toad (Rhinella marina) Discovery and Dispersal on Sanibel Island".  

  Chris has been studying the quick dispersal of the cane toad on Sanibel since its discovery there in 2013. He will discuss the history of cane toad introductions around the world, the issues in Florida with this species, and the actions they have taken to eradicate and then control populations.  

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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