NAFHA 2012 National Meeting
The North American Field Herping Association will be holding its first annual meeting near the Shawnee Forest in southern Illinois. Here is your opportunity to meet with other NAFHA folks in one of North America's herp hotspots!
Open to NAFHA members, NA-Herp database contributors, and anyone interested in learning more about the organization and its activities.
Primary Meeting Place:
Itinerary - Scheduled Activities:
Friday - Travel day, Open Day
Friday Night: Meet-and-Greet Campfire, Devil's Backbone campground
Pancake Breakfast, Devil's Backbone Campground
Don Becker - Using the NAHerp Database Phone App
Field Trip to Larue-Pine Hills Ecological Area (Snake Road), Union Co., Illinois
Please Note: Permit required for the Snake Road as a part of this official NAFHA event. You will need to carry a copy of NAFHA's use permit, available Saturday morning or at the Devil's Backbone campground Friday afternoon / evening.
Josh Holbrook - Presentation on Aquatic Trapping (early evening at Devil's Backbone campground).
Official Business Campfire - Devil's Backbone campground
Field Trip to Heron Pond, Johnson Co., Illinois
Other Formal Discussions and Presentations TBA
Note to Participants:
During this official NAFHA event, the collection of amphibians and reptiles is prohibited. All attendees are expected to comply with state and federal rules and regulations.
Enquire on the NAFHA Main Forum,
Contact Mike Pingleton - pingleto 'at' gmail.com