Charlotte Reconnecting Ourselves With Nature is the Charlotte Chapter of the North Carolina Wildlife Federation. They hold free community events in and around the Charlotte area.
Their mission is “to educate and engage the citizens of the greater Charlotte region about the benefits of creating wildlife friendly communities”.
Community Nature Program: Turtles of North Carolina
Tuesday, March 10th, 2020
6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Discovery Place Nature
1658 Sterling Road
Come learn about the charismatic turtles of North Carolina. We will discuss unique turtle anatomy, turtle species seen in the Carolinas, and conservation efforts underway to protect these remarkable reptiles. Dr. Carolyn Collier is a small-animal veterinarian in Charlotte and a graduate of the North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. During her veterinary career, she has worked with the Turtle Rescue Team at NC State, the Sea Turtle Hospital near Topsail Island, and the Sea Turtle Hospital at the South Carolina Aquarium.