Saving America’s Largest Salamander – The Hellbender
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- August 18 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Indiana is home to America’s largest salamander, called the Hellbender. It is only found in one Indiana river- the Blue River in Harrison County. Come and learn about this amazing aquatic animal, what makes it special and what you can do to keep its habitat clean. This hands-on program will covers its adaptations, how water pollution affects it and how amphibians have changed over geological time using a life-size model of Ichthyostega, the oldest amphibian in the fossil record.