Amphibian Adventure: Dugger Mountain Vernal Pond
14 February, 2005 — A vernal pond is a special type of wetland that
remains wet for only a portion of the year. A wide variety of animals like insects, frogs, crustaceans, and salamanders
rely on these ponds as breeding grounds.
Join JSU’s Dr. George Cline ("Dr. Frog") and National Forest Ranger, Jeff Gardner as they explore the web of life supported
in these temporary wetlands near Dugger Mountain. Participants who want to get “swampy” should bring waders.
Pre-registration is required. Transportation will be provided from JSU Martin Hall for a limited number of early
For more information contact Renee Morrison, LRCFS, at 782-5697 or email@example.com.
- Date of Event: 2/19/05
- Time of Event: 5:30 p.m.
- Location of Event: Secret Pond near Dugger Mountain
- Admission Charge: $5.00 per person
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