Embark on an enlightening journey with our “Terrapin Guardians” program, led by the committed Deb Ewing. Explore the essential efforts to protect the Diamondback Terrapin, a species facing significant threats.
What you’ll learn:
- Conservation in Action: Understand the impactful work done by Deb Ewing and the New England Coastal Wildlife Alliance (NECWA) in safeguarding these terrapins.
- Insights into the Turtle Garden: Hear from Deb about the creation and impact of the “turtle garden” in Marion, a crucial habitat for terrapin conservation.
- Field Research Insights: Gain knowledge about ongoing population studies, nest locations, and the deployment of protective gear against predators.
- Meet the Protectors: Interact with the passionate individuals dedicated to the conservation of Diamondback Terrapins.
Protecting the future.
Learn about the importance of these animals and the innovative methods used to protect them. This program is an exceptional opportunity to understand the challenges of wildlife conservation and to meet those leading this vital effort.
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