Speakers of the Wild

Special Event Series

Speakers of the Wild

This new event series features fascinating discussions of wildlife & wild places. Learn more about our amazing animals and the conservation programs dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, and care of threatened and endangered species from Florida and across the globe. Each program features a new interesting topic, a wildlife connection, drinks, appetizers, and a moderated Q&A session with the experts.

Stay tuned for updates in 2023!

Eastern indigo snake

Indigo Snakes & Puerto Rican Crested Toad

All Ages
Speaker: Dr. Nico Maldonado, Veterinarian ZooTampa
Speaker: Dr. Bogan, Director of the Orianne Center for Indigo Conservation
Thursday, November 17th, 2022
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Many amphibian and reptile species, such as the Puerto Rican crested toad and indigo snake, are threatened with extinction due to habitat loss, climate change, pollution, infectious diseases, and other factors. ZooTampa works with conservation partners to bolster the population of these amazing animals in their natural environment. Take a fascinating look at what it takes to save a species from the experts and conservation partners who dedicate their lives to this mission every day.

Speakers of the Wild

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$20.00

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Non-Members
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$40.00

Tickets will be available for purchase starting June 6th

Speakers of the Wild

Members
Starting At

$20.00

Not a Member? Become a Member

Non-Members
Starting At

$40.00