Bioblitz! Citizen Science W/chris Degroof

BioBlitz! Citizen Science w/Chris DeGroof Come join the STNC Animal Issues Committee to talk citizen science and prepare for a fun BioBlitz on Sat. the 24th at Oro Vista Park! Part 1 - Tuesday, June 20 at 7:30 PM - 9 PMNorth Valley Neighborhood City Hall, 7747 Foothill Blvd., TujungaAt this preparatory session we'll talk about what citizen science is and why it's important. We'll install the iNaturalist application and we'll practice with it! Part 2 will be on Saturday (the 24th) at Oro Vista Park from 9am-12pm.BRING A FRIEND! BRING THE WHOLE FAMILY!! Go to this Facebook link to sign up: https://www.facebook.com/events/272165529924400/?acontext=%7B%22ref%22%3A%22106%22%2C%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D
Posted by peggywu on Jun. 14, 2017.
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Swhs Supports Amendment To Ordinance 16-1357 To Exclude Educational Organizations

SWHS supports amendment to Ordinance 16-1357 to exclude educational organizations SWHS supports the upcoming amendment to Ordinance 16-1357 to exclude educational organizations. This amendment is important since as an educational organization, the SWHS should be exempted from laws that affect people and entities that abuse and neglect animals. Click the link below to follow the process of this ordinance ( to subscribe, click the "envelope icon" at the top): https://cityclerk.lacity.org/lacityclerkconnect/in... Subscribing will enable you to see any changes that are made and notify you of future meetings until the ordinance is finally written. Please send letters to the PAW - Personnel and Animal Welfare Committee Staff who will oversee the writing of this ordinance. Please request that your letters be made...
Posted by peggywu on Mar. 30, 2017.
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Fund Raiser For Animal Rescues- Scales And Tales Finding Forever Homes Benefit Anthology

Fund raiser for animal rescues- Scales and Tales Finding Forever Homes Benefit Anthology ALL proceeds from the sale of this book will be donated to animal rescues. Half will go directly to the SWHS Adoption and Rescue Program! This anthology was created solely as a fundraiser for rescues, and all of the stories in the collection are about animals… Iguanas, wolves, even hummingbirds! What a caring gift for your loved ones, or yourself. You can order your copy here: http://www.williamwubooks.com/sctafifohobe.html Copies will be available at SWHS meetings and events. Now available on Amazon as an ebook! https://www.amazon.com/Scales-Tales-Finding-Forever-Homes-ebook/dp/B01N4FGAT4/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1489443133&sr=8-1&keywords=scales+and+tales
Posted by peggywu on Mar. 21, 2017.
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Use Smileamazon And Help Support The Swhs!

Use SmileAmazon and help support the SWHS! Buy at Amazon and Help SWHS! Great news! SWHS is now registered as one of the charitable organizations to whom shoppers can donate when they use SmileAmazon! Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. Just shop here: https://smile.amazon.com/ and choose the Southwestern Herpetologists Society as your choice for the donation. It's that easy!
Posted by peggywu on Dec. 25, 2016.
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Find Us On Facebook!

Find us on Facebook! Herpers! Join our Facebook page! Click here and join us for more news, events, hikes, meetings and fun: https://www.facebook.com/groups/SWHS1/
Posted by peggywu on Dec. 25, 2016.
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