United States Association of Reptile Keepers logoJoin  Cooperative Extension as they host the monthly Herpetological Society meeting on June 5. The evening’s presenter, Phil Goss, United States Association of Reptile Keepers (USARK) president, will speak about the “Us vs T.H.E.M: The anti-pet agenda.” Goss will cover the history of the largest anti-pet organizations, animal rights vs. animal welfare, fraudulent fundraising, lobbying efforts and many other aspects of the animal rights movement.

Jacquie Chandler’s rock launch on the banks of Lake Tahoe

Jacquie Chandler’s rock launch on the banks of Lake Tahoe.

The free Nevada Naturalist program lecture series continues on June 4 with Chief Visionary Officer, Sustainable Tahoe, Jacquie Chandler. Jacquie will share updates and insights from Tahoe’s geo-tourism journey and how southern Nevada can benefit. Learn the three critical ingredients (plus the recipe) for activating sustainable tourism (Geo-tourism) in your region!