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A Moment in the Wild: Release Moment of Hellbenders

August 3, 2020
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Got Nature? Blog: In this “A Moment in the Wild” episodeRod Williams, Purdue professor of wildlife science, talks about the conservation efforts to save the North America’s giant salamander, the hellbender.  Walk with Rod through Purdue Forestry and Natural Resources’ facilities and see how they are raised and released in the few clean rivers and streams that they can still be found.

If you have any questions regarding wildlife, or other natural resource topics, feel free to contact us by using our Ask an Expert web page.

Resources
A Moment in the Wild, Playlist, Purdue Extension – Forestry and Natural Resources
Help the Hellbender, Playlist & Website
The Nature of Teaching: Adaptations for Aquatic Amphibians, The Education Store, Purdue Extension resource center
How Our Zoos Help Hellbenders, The Education Store
Hellbenders Rock!, The Education Store

Rod Williams, Professor of Wildlife Science
Purdue University Department of Forestry and Natural Resources

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