Bay Area Herpetological Society

Welcome to BAHS - the Bay Area Herpetological Society.

If you are looking for BAARS, the Bay Area Amphibian and Reptile Society, you are in the right place. We have changed our name, and some other things, too. See the BAARS Historical Archives page.

October 25th General Meeting

Friday, October 25th

Speaker: Beth Dawson about "Herps in the Headlines!" -- Let's look at some of the latest news and findings about herps around the world. The newest science about snakes and findings about frogs. From new species found in the species of a predator to how frog choruses inspire new network designs. What do petrified salamanders eat and did dinosaurs really eat frogs? Let's find out and enjoy the new news in herpetology. - Dr Beth Dawson studied frog behavior at the University of Texas at Austin, and currently teaches biology at San Jose State University.

Doors open: 7:00 PM.

Meetings start: 7:30 PM.

Meetings end: 10 PM.

Cubberly Community Center, 4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto, Music Room - M2

General Meetings are on the 4th Friday of each month.

All animals must be secured in appropriate containers! You are responsible for your animal and anything your animal does. BAHS assumes no liability.

Next Board Meeting

Friday, November 1 at 7:30 p.m.

Email for latest info and location.

Board meetings are open to all members.

Holiday Party!!! - December 7th

Saturday, December 7 from 5 - 8 p.m. in Room H-6

Newsletter: September 2019 or here


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