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Turtle Boot Camp 2019


  • WHERE
    Oro-Medonte, ON
  • WHEN
    Apr 29 - May 12, 2019

DESCRIPTION

The most intensive and thorough reptile focused training available in Ontario. Topics include:

- identification, survey methods, handling techniques

- capture, measurement, marking methods

- pit tagging, blood sampling, trapping

- digital data entry, gear selection, paddling skills

- outreach skills, team builders, and lots more!

Participants should be physically fit, able to swim in cold water, and ready for a challenge! Time will be split between field sites and classroom. Optional extension field trips adds more species (especially snakes and amphibians) and skills in southwestern Ontario.

Please apply by April 21, 2019. Apply via email: startturtleproject@gmail.com Cost: $2000 +HST or free with a 1 month volunteer commitment (2 weeks volunteering for every 1 week of training)

Who You'll be Assisting

Georgian Bay Turtle Hospital

Specializing in conservation, through education and research, of central Ontario's reptiles and amphibians.

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Who You'll be Assisting

Georgian Bay Turtle Hospital

Specializing in conservation, through education and research, of central Ontario's reptiles and amphibians.