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May 20, 2019

Learning About the Snakes of Oklahoma


Southern Tech Auditorium
2610 Sam Noble Parkway
Ardmore, OK 73401


6 pm - 7:15 pm

Registration Fee

There is no registration fee for this event. Registration closes five days before the event.

Level: General Public


General Overview

We often fear snakes because we don’t know enough about them. Being able to identify venomous snakes can help keep you from fearing the majority of snakes, which are not venomous. Join us to hear from Mike Porter, senior wildlife and fisheries consultant, who will provide you with need-to-know information about snakes in Oklahoma. You’ll have the chance to ask your questions about snakes and see multiple species of live snakes native to Oklahoma.

What You Will Learn:
  • The basics of snake biology
  • The largest snake species in Oklahoma
  • The smallest snake species in Oklahoma
  • The venomous snakes in Oklahoma
  • Common nonvenomous snakes in Oklahoma
  • How to avoid snake bites
  • Snake bite first aid
How You Will Learn:
  • Seminar presentations
  • Demonstration
  • Q&A
Who Should Attend:
  • Anyone wanting to learn about Oklahoma snakes
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