Are you a high-schooler interested in all things herpetology? Do you love snakes, salamanders, frogs, turtles, and the like? Well, if you do, then we’d like to invite you to become a member of the NC Herpetological Society’s very own Youth Branch!
The North Carolina Herpetological Society was founded in 1978 by a small group of individuals with a mutual interest in North Carolina herpetology. Ray Ashton, then Director of Education at the North Carolina State Museum of Natural History (now North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences), is generally credited with being the Society’s “founding father.” The first North Carolina Herpetological Conference was held on 13 May 1978. Continue reading →
2015/2016 Grant Info
Apply online for 2016/2017 grants soon! We award up to $1,000 per grant each year for herp related projects. 2016 grant submissions have closed at this time and winners to be announced at the Annual Fall Meeting. Read more about the grant program.