Jeepers Creepers, Spring Peepers!

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017
1:00pm - 2:30pm
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Myles Standish State Forest
Myles Standish State Forest
194 Cranberry Rd.
Carver, MA 02330

What’s that sound?! Every spring, early in the morning or before you go to bed, you may hear a loud high-pitched sound coming from hundreds of voices. It’s the spring peepers! These adorable amphibians are the herald of spring, coming out of hibernation before almost every other frog.

Join the Department of Conservation and Recreation at Myles Standish State Forest to learn how these remarkable animals develop from tadpoles to tree frogs, how they hunt for insects day and night, and why they are singing so much. For all ages.

Cost: Free

For more information:
Phone: (508) 866-2526
Category: Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation
Hosted By: Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation
Free EventKid-Friendly EventOutdoor Event
a frog on the surface of a vernal pool at Parsons Reserve in Dartmouth

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