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“Only if we understand can we care. Only if we care will we help. Only if we help shall they be saved.” – Jane Goodall








Photo credits from left to right: Northern Copperhead by Phillip de Maynadier, Northern Two-lined Salamander by Matthew Chatfield, and Atlantic Coast Leopard Frog by John (J.D.) Kleopfer

Meetings are held annually and provide a forum to discuss NEPARC projects, hear presentations on various herp conservation and research activities, network and enjoy the company of like-minded herp enthusiasts, and elect officers.


2017 NEPARC Annual Meeting Information

August 8-10

At the Mountain Lake Biological Station

“Gems of Appalachia”

Where: Mountain Lake Biological Station in Pembroke, Virginia

When: August 8-10, 2017

Keynote Speaker: Whit Gibbons – Snakes of the Eastern United States

Local Field Trips – Aug. 8th 1:30-3:30pm, 9:00-11:00pm & Aug. 10th 4:00-6:00pm

Check out the Meeting Agenda!
NEPARC is seeking oral and poster Abstracts!
Become a Meeting Sponsor!!!
Click here for the 2017 NEPARC Hepetofaunal Conservation Award nomination form and details!


  Photo Project

NEPARC is trying to assemble a nice collection of Northeast herp species photos. Please consider bringing a CD of your photos to the meeting. Click here to learn more.


Previous NEPARC Meetings

See previous meetings page for information on our past annual meetings.