HORSESHOE CRABS & TERRAPINS WALK

Meet at the the Jamaica Bay NWR Visitor Center for a hike around the West Pond to look for mating horseshoe crabs and shorebirds. We'll also look for diamondback terrapins coming ashore to lay their eggs. Bring boots and binoculars. To register, contact Don Riepe at[masked] or [masked]. Limited to 25. Free

Guide: Don Riepe
With Gateway National Recreation Area

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  • Leslie D.

    Great, as usual.

    June 30, 2013

  • Cynthia

    I really would like to see a terrapin lay her eggs. I'd also like to observe the eggs hatching. I've never seen a baby terrapin.

    June 12, 2013

    • Don R.

      Happy you are going to join us! Also, if you want to get more involved, Dr. Russ Burke is looking for Terrapin Research and Conservation Project volunteers, you can contact him at: [masked]

      June 12, 2013

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