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FrogWatch Begins at MPZ

Training course to be held March 30

Post Date:03/20/2017 8:52 AM

FROGWATCH BEGINNING AT MILLER PARK ZOO

BLOOMINGTON, IL – FrogWatch USA is a Citizen Science program of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) that offers individuals an opportunity to learn about the wetlands in their community, to identify local frog and toad calls and to report data.

 

If you have an interest in learning about frogs and toads, have the commitment to learn and identify individual frog calls, and the ability to regularly visit a local wetland for data collection from now until August you can be Citizen Scientist for Frogwatch.

 

A training course will be hosted at Miller Park Zoo on Thursday, March 30th at 5:30 p.m. in the MPZ main classroom. Reservations are required. Reserve your space by emailing Silvia Shuh at sschuh.mzoo@gmail.com or call (309) 434-2826.

 

Miller Park Zoo is located at 1020 S. Morris Avenue, Bloomington and is open each day from 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. For additional information go to www.millerparkzoo.org.

 

For more information contact Anthony Nelson at Miller Park Zoo, 309-434-2250.