Member Tour: Island Life: Animals in Paradise?

Explore the Aldabara Tortoise

Saturday, July 20
10:30 – 11:30 a.m. 

What tortoises are able to swim from island to island in their native atoll? What is the evolutionary “island rule” and how does getting bigger or smaller increase survival? What island’s rattlesnakes no longer have rattles and why? Why are many of the amazing animals on islands like Madagascar and Australia found nowhere else in the world? What Indonesian island’s top carnivore is the world’s largest lizard? Why are so many island species in dire need of conservation? Come join a walking tour that highlights amazing animals that have adapted to island life on Saturday, July 20th! 

  • Date : 07/20/2024
  • Time : 10:30 am - 11:30 am (America/Los_Angeles)

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