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The North Carolina Herpetological Society was founded in 1978 by a small group of individuals with a mutual interest in North Carolina herpetology.  Ray Ashton, then Director of Education at the North Carolina State Museum of Natural History (now North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences), is generally credited with being the Society's "founding father."  The first North Carolina Herpetological Conference was held on 13 May 1978. 

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2015 grant info

  • 2014 Grants have been awarded! We award up to $1,000 per grant each year for herp related projects. Click below to learn more about the grant program. 2015 submissions due by Oct. 15, 2014.

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