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.
Indigo Snakes & Puerto Rican Crested Toad
Speaker: Dr. Nico
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.