Scales & Tales is an environmental education program that affords people the opportunity to see wildlife up close. The program uses non-releasable birds of prey and reptiles to encourage people to enjoy and appreciate Maryland State Parks, and the wildlife living in them.
$100 in-park, $150 off-site, 45-60 minutes. Reptiles and birds illustrate how we often judge an animal’s value by the way it looks. Learn that all wildlife serve a purpose in nature. A good general program for all types of groups.
$100 in-park, $150 off-site, 45 minutes. Prepare for an in-depth look at raptors as we explore their natural history, conservation topics, and tell the ‘tales’ of how each was brought into our care.
$75 in-park, $125 off-site, 30-45 minutes. Scaly creatures will captivate you as we share myths, histories and benefits of these often misunderstood creatures. Learn about Maryland’s wonderfully diverse reptile population.
$100 in-park, $150 off site, 45-60 minutes. Learn about the interesting feeding habits of these night-time hunters by dissecting owl pellets and meeting owls up close.
$100 in-park, $150-off site, 30-45 minutes. Young audiences will enjoy meeting critters up close, hearing a story, learning animal sounds and making a craft. All craft materials provided. Designed for groups of 25 children or less.
$50, 45-60 minutes. Join park staff at Tuckahoe’s Aviary for a behind-the-scenes tour and feeding demonstration while learning about Maryland’s native wildlife.
$100/hour, 3-Hour minimum. Popular at fairs and festivals, these displays feature several birds and reptiles exhibited in an informative and interactive manner with staff available to discuss the animals and answer questions.
Tuckahoe also has a Bald Eagle presentation ($250) with limited availability; email the park office for details: email@example.com.
580 Taylor Ave., Annapolis MD 21401
Call toll-free in *Maryland* at 1-877-620-8DNR (8367)
Out of State: 410-260-8DNR (8367)