Herpetology of the Southeast Seminar

Event Details

Date: March 31, 2018
Time: 10:00 am—12:00 pm
Location: Museum of York County

Event Description:

Enjoy hearing Dr. Whit Gibbons recount tales of his extensive study of these fascinating creatures, while at the Savannah River Ecology Laboratory and in the wilds of South Carolina with a focus on the Piedmont reptiles and amphibians.

About the Presenter: Dr. Whit Gibbons is Professor Emeritus of Ecology, University of Georgia, and former Head of the Environmental Outreach and Education program at the Savannah River Ecology Laboratory (SREL).  He received degrees in biology from the University of Alabama (B.S.-1961; M.S.-1963) and in zoology from Michigan State University (Ph.D.-1967). Author of over 20 books, including a series of books about the groups of reptiles and amphibians found in the Southeast United States. 

$25 CHM Members, Volunteers, Students with ID
$35 Non-Members   


Program fee includes a signed copy of Dr. Gibbons’ book, Snakes of the Eastern United States. Pre-registration by March 14, 2018 guarantees your copy of the book. Contact scheduler@chmuseums.org or 803-981-9182. Ages 12 and older. 

Note: York County, SC Educators may earn 2 CEU credits per semester. Winthrop University Students will award one Cultural Credit. NC and SC Master Naturalists may count hours for training.