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Scales and Tales (Soldiers Delight NEA)
Maryland Department of Natural Resources
410-461-5005 - voice
|Purpose||Scales & Tales, an environmental education program of the Maryland Park Service, affords people the opportunity to see live wildlife, mostly native to Maryland, up close and personal.|
|Service||This informative and entertaining program uses live non-releasable birds of prey and reptiles to promote stewardship of our wildlife and other natural resources. Through the stories, or "tales" of how these animals come into the care of the program, Scales & Tales naturalists discuss very important environmental issues, such as loss of habitat, environmental pollution, resource management and biodiversity. Scales & Tales presents these educational messages to the people of Maryland on a regular basis. Through formal program presentations at parks, schools, community centers, senior centers, and other similar facilities, as well as wildlife displays at numerous fairs and festivals, Scales & Tales reaches hundreds of thousands of people every year.|
|Fees||There is a service charge for programs. Call for availability.|
|Area Served||Serves Maryland.|
|Subjects||Folklore, Speakers' Bureau, Storytelling, Wildlife|
|Last Updated||27 February 2020|