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Noble Research Institute Set to Host Snake Seminar

Knowing what snakes live in Oklahoma can help people properly identify them when they encounter them.

Posted May 7, 2019

ARDMORE, Okla. — The Noble Research Institute will host a Learning About the Snakes of Oklahoma seminar from 6-7:15 p.m. May 20, 2019, at the Southern Tech Auditorium.

Noble Research Institute senior wildlife and fisheries consultant Mike Porter will provide attendees with the need-to-know information about snakes in Oklahoma.

Topics will include:

  • 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.

There is no registration fee, but preregistration is required. For more information and to register, please visit www.noble.org/events. Registration will close on May 13, 2019.

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SnakeThe Noble Research Institute will host a Learning About the Snakes of Oklahoma seminar to provide the need-to-know information about snakes in Oklahoma.

Noble Research Institute, LLC (www.noble.org) is an independent nonprofit agricultural research organization dedicated to delivering solutions to great agricultural challenges. Headquartered in Ardmore, Oklahoma, the Noble Research Institute conducts fundamental, translational and applied research; offers no-cost consultation and education to farmers, ranchers and land managers; operates seven research and demonstration farms; and educates students of all ages about science and agriculture. The Noble Research Institute was founded by Lloyd Noble, an Oklahoma oilman and philanthropist, in 1945 as Noble Research Institute to advance agriculture and land stewardship.

For media inquiries concerning the Noble Research Institute, please contact:
J. Adam Calaway, Director of Communications and Public Relations
580-224-6209 | 580-224-6208 fax

Robyn Peterson, Public Relations Coordinator
580-224-6294

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