Spotted Salamander in hand

Salamander Crossing Brigades

Harris Center for Conservation Education

  • March 1–May 31

This is an ongoing Citizen Science Experience. Contact the sponsoring organization to join in.

Family-Friendly

Yes

High Adventure

No

Setting

Outdoors

Description

Assist salamanders and frogs as they travel to vernal pools for breeding. Ashuelot Valley Environmental Observatory, the citizen science arm of the Harris Center for Conservation Education, trains volunteers to count migrating amphibians and to move the animals safely across roads during one or more nights each spring.

Training Required: Attend one free training (indoors), posted on Nature Groupie in spring.

Salamander Crossing Brigades Website

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