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Lake Thoreau Environmental Center

Herpetology Camp

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When: June 21-23, 2023

Who: Rising 3rd through 6th Grade Students

Cost: $150 or $125 (BYO lunch), Friends of Lake Thoreau: $135 or $115 (BYO lunch)

Frogs, Salamanders, Turtles, Lizards, and Snakes! Oh my! Join us as we learn about the reptiles and amphibians that live in south Mississippi!  We will interact with live animals explore our research collection.  Campers will meet wildlife professionals that study and protect reptiles and amphibians in Mississippi.

This camp is a day camp that meets each at the Lake Thoreau Environmental Center.  we will take field trips each day in USM vehicles to visit local sites.  Check-in will be between 7:30 and 8:30 A.M. each day, and checkout  will occur between 4:45 and 5:30 P.M.

Herpetology Camp - Online Registration Form

For more information, please contact Mike Davis at (601) 520-1038 or at

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150 Lake Thoreau Road

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