July, 2008 Meeting: Jeff Davis: Central American Herping
|Date:||July 2, 2008|
|Location:||Cincinnati Nature Center, Rowe Woods directions|
We are pleased to announce that the speaker for the July, 2008 meeting
will be Jeff Davis. Jeff?s presentation will be -
?Field Herpetology in Central Amerca?.
MEET THE SPEAKER:
As a herpetologist, teacher, and well-known author, Jeff Davis is a leading authority on our native Ohio frogs and toads, and is a noted expert on many Ohio species of herps, including the endangered eastern massasauga. Jeff is coordinator of the ODNR Division of Wildlife?s Frog and Toad Calling Count Survey, and spends many hours documenting frog populations, as well as other amphibians and reptiles, throughout the state of Ohio.
Jeff has authored or co-authored several well-known books, including:
- The Ohio Frog and Toad Atlas; and
- In Ohio?s Backyards: Frogs and Toads
More information on Jeff?s projects and the frog and toad calling survey can be found here: ohioamphibians.com