May 4, 2018 10:00 am
Until May 4, 2018 6:00 pm
The Indigo Snake and Wildlife Festival will be held at the Conecuh National Forest Open Pond Day Use Area located on Tower Road in Andalusia, Ala., on Friday, May 4, 2018.
The event is open to school classes from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. To arrange for school class attendance, contact Charles Simon from the Covington County Extension Office at 334-222-1125
The public is invited to attend from 2:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is free.
During the event visitors can learn more about the threatened Eastern indigo snake, the local longleaf pine ecosystem, and gopher tortoises and the many species that benefit from their burrows. School groups and the public can also interact with animals and meet with wildlife biologists and foresters from various state, federal, and private conservation organizations.