Reptiles in the Neighborhood
August 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cache River Wetlands Center.How familiar are you with the common reptiles of Southern Illinois? Can you identify a venomous snake from a non-venomous one? Do you know which skink has a blue tipped tail, or why male turtles have longer nails? Join us for an up close and personal interaction with reptiles native to southernmost Illinois. The one hour indoor program concludes with an optional hike to look for cold-blooded creatures at Heron Pond Nature Preserve.