Herpetology Field Course in Portal, Arizona

The Southwestern Research Station (SWRS) is offering a 10-day course in Field Herpetology this summer. From July 24 to August 3 2011, participants will study taxonomy, ecology and field identification. No private collection permitted at this event.

See the SWRS website for an application; the course is geared towards students, conservation biologists, and others with a background in biology. Fee is $1300 and includes course, lectures, field trips, labs as well as room and board. Trasnportation fees to the Station not included.

Portal, AZ is located in Southeastern Arizona near the New Mexico border.