Welcome to the Minnesota Herpetological Society website. The Minnesota Herpetological Society
(MHS) is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization open to anyone with an interest in amphibians and reptiles.

Upcoming Events

Aug
4
Thu
4:00 pm August Adoptions Intake Day
August Adoptions Intake Day
Aug 4 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
You must pre-register before intake, please contact our Adoptions Intake Coordinator for more information at adoptions@mnherpsoc.org
Aug
5
Fri
6:30 pm August General Meeting @ Borlaug Hall, U of M
August General Meeting @ Borlaug Hall, U of M
Aug 5 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
(Meeting begins at 7pm, doors open at 6:30 for socializing and viewing of adoptable animals) https://mnherpsoc.org/herpetological-conservation-internationals-project-pondo/
Sep
8
Thu
4:00 pm September Adoptions Intake Day
September Adoptions Intake Day
Sep 8 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
You must pre-register before intake, please contact our Adoptions Intake Coordinator for more information at adoptions@mnherpsoc.org

Categories

  • JeremyHance

    The Great Herp Extinction: What We Know (And What We Can Do) About the World’s Vanishing Herps

    October Speaker: Jeremy Hance is a freelance environmental journalist. Currently he is a senior correspondent with Monagabay and writes a blog on the Guardian entitled Radical Conservation. He has been covering wildlife conservation issues, including the rising tide of mass extinction, since 2007. In pursuit of his stories, Jeremy has traveled to nearly thirty countries […]

  • Chip

    Herpetological Conservation International’s Project Pondo

    August Speaker: Chip Cochran of Herpetological Conservation International Bio: Chip Cochran is a PhD candidate in Dr. William K. Hayes lab at Loma Linda University where he is studying morphological, dietary, and venom composition differences among populations of southwestern speckled rattlesnakes (Crotalus pyrrhus). He received his BS from The University of Arizona in 2006 where […]

  • Midwest Herpetological Symposium 2016

    Where? The 2016 symposium will be September 30 to October 2 hosted by the Chicago Herpetological Society. Who should attend? EVERYONE! This is an annual weekend event for anyone interested in amphibians and reptiles. The main focus of every symposium is education, providing a wide array of speakers and topics. It is a chance for […]