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Voices of the Land: Working to Conserve our Native Amphibians & Reptiles

Friday April 28th @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Join Dr. Scott Buchanan at WLT for an active discussion on Spadefoot Toads on Save Frogs Day!!

Scott Buchanan is the state herpetologist with the Rhode Island Division of Fish & Wildlife. During his talk he will provide a brief description of all the native amphibians and reptiles that occur in Rhode Island along with aspects of the natural history of a few representative species. He will also discuss the conservation threats that Rhode Island species face and how the Rhode Island Division of Fish & Wildlife is combatting these threats with conservation, management, and restoration.

  • This event is located at Barlow Nature Preserve.
  • Parking is available in the main parking lot, with overflow parking in the field behind the outbuildings to the east (up the farm road).
  • Registration is required.

Discussion is open to WLT members. Our members donate annually. Not a member and would like to be? Become a member today and click HERE.

To learn more about Scoot and his work click HERE.

Cover photo credit: Sarah Petrarca

Photo Credit: Sarah Petrarca

Photo Credit: Sarah Petrarca

Photo Credit: Scott Buchanan


Barlow Nature Preserve
449 Westerly Bradford Road
Westerly, RI 02891 United States
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