Region 2 Distance Learning
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Silent Hunters - The World of Owls
Houston Audubon Society
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Session 1: 9:00 - 9:45 AM CST
Session 2: 10:00 - 10:45 AM CST
Session 3: 1:00 - 1:45 PM CST
In the dark of night the nocturnal hunters emerge. Owls spend their nights hunting for prey and raising their families. Learn about these silent hunters and meet live owls. Learn all about an owls’ special adaptations for nocturnal hunting. This program is perfect for students who are dissecting owl pellets, learning about food chains, or for audiences who love owls and owls in literature.
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Expert Chats: Let's Talk Diamondback Terrapins!
Presented by the Texas State Aquarium
Sponsored by Education Service Center Region 2
10:00:00 AM to 10:50:00 AM
Join us LIVE as we chat with researcher Aaron Baxter, from the TAMU-CC Center for Coastal Studies, about his latest project tagging and tracking diamondback terrapins. Baxter will describe the tagging technology, nesting, threats to the species and what you can do to help conserve the diamondback terrapin.
Let's Talk Turkey
12:45:00 PM to 1:30:00 PM
2:00:00 PM to 2:45:00 PM
This interactive presentation introduces students to fun facts about one of our state's most fabulous birds: THE WILD TURKEY! We will discuss turkey anatomy, habitat, adaptations, and basic needs, as well as the various "calls" or vocalizations that turkeys use to communicate in their environment. Students will listen to an assortment of calls and have the opportunity to take an up-close look at a real Wild Turkey.
Education Service Center 2
Distance Learning Contacts:
Michelle Flores 361-561-8457 or email@example.com
April Swartz 361-561-8652 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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