Shiloh Battlefield will host a reeptile program inside tthe visitor center audiitorium on the
evening of Thursday, August 8th, at 6:30 pm. The proogram will begin with a presentattion
on the biology and description of the various types of reptiles tthat can be found in the
southeast. Reptiles are unable to regulate their bodyy temperature, and beccause of this,
they are the most active in the warmest months of the year, which is the summer season.
In addition, visitors will also be introduced to a live corn snake, which will be presented
by guest speaker Ranger Tim Dudley, whho is a park ranger at Pickwick Laanding State
Park in Counce, Teennessee.