Herpetology Hangouts

We are hosting monthly virtual talks and workshops on Zoom for CHS Members. They are held mid-month on Wednesdays. A Zoom link will be shared with CHS Members one week in advance.

Past talks can be viewed on our YouTube channel.

Contact conference@canadianherpetology.ca to present a talk or host a workshop.

The following is a detailed schedule:

Date Title Host
January 20, 2021
12pm EST
Wildlife in Vernacular: An Initiative to Include Indigenous Cultures in the Conservation of Herpetofauna in a Multicultural Society Fortunate Mafeta Phaka (African Amphibian Conservation Research Group, Unit for Environmental Science and Management, North-West University, South Africa)
November 18, 2020
8pm EST
Strengths, limitations, and practical considerations of using eDNA techniques to detect wildlife and their pathogens Dr. Danna Schock (Palustris Environmental)
October 14, 2020
8pm EST
A Canadian Species Initiative – using the One Plan Approach to increase the impact of conservation efforts for Canada’s threatened species Dr. Amy Chabot (African Lion Safari) and Jessica Steiner (Wildlife Preservation Canada)