Explore the world snakes, frogs, turtles, lizards, and the like with herpetologist Dennis Ferraro from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. On Friday, June 9, 2017, at 6:30 p.m., Professor Ferraro will bring live reptiles and amphibians to the Niobrara National Scenic River (NSR) Visitor Center.

Professor Ferraro and his students conduct educational presentations across the state, focusing on herpetofauna (reptiles and amphibians) and their importance to their environment.

The Niobrara NSR Visitor Center is located at 214 W. HWY 20 in Valentine, NE. For more information, please call the Niobrara NSR at 402-376-1901 or visit www.nps.gov/niob.