Wednesday, March 7, 2012

"Under the Sycamores" at Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park

If you want to learn more about local snakes, this looks like it is going to be a fun event to attend. Photo provided by the The Laguna Canyon Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving, protecting, enhancing, and promoting the 20,000-acre South Coast Wilderness:
Join OC Parks and the Laguna Canyon Foundation on Saturday, March 24th from 2:00pm-4:00pm as we kick off a new educational series entitled "Under the Sycamores" at Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park. Local snake researcher Steve Bledsoe of the Southwest Field Herping Associates will introduces live Rattlesnakes, Gopher Snakes, Rosy Boas, and California Kingsnakes
Steve's presentation will begin at 2:00pm and you will learn to identify rattlesnakes and find out what to do in case you encounter one on the trails. Steve be available afterwords to answer your favorite questions about snakes. This amazing event will be fun for the entire family. Space is limited. For more information and to sign up visit: www.lagunacanyon.org.

All Under the Sycamores events are held outside at the sycamore grove in front of the Aliso and Wood Canyon Ranger Station. Follow this link to see a map of the parking area. The event is free but parking is $3.00.

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