2020 Cape Cod Natural History Conference

March 14, 2020
Diamondback Terrapin adult close-up © Terri Munson
Diamondback Terrapin © Terri Munson

We invite you to join us on Saturday, March 14, from 8:30 am-3:00 pm for the 25th Annual Cape Cod Natural History Conference.

Each year, Wellfleet Bay organizes this all-day conference featuring presenters from environmental organizations across Cape Cod speaking on a diversity of natural history topics.

This conference continues to be an engaging, exciting, and fun way to learn about local research projects, conservation efforts, and local environmental organizations!

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This Year's Topics

  • Shallow Water Movements of White Sharks
  • Likely Causes of 2019 Lobster Die-off in Cape Cod Bay
  • Managing EEE on Cape Cod
  • Micro-Plastics in Seals
  • Gauging the Success of Sea Turtle Rehabilitation
  • ...and more


Cape Cod Community College—Tilden Arts Center
2240 Iyannough Road (Route 132), West Barnstable, MA 02668
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$25 before March 7 • $30 after March 7 • $30 at the door

Bring a brown bag lunch. To help us cut down on waste, please bring a mug for coffee. Refreshments and coffee provided.

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A discounted fee of $15 applies to Mass Audubon employees and students (with student IDs)—must call 508-349-2615 to register.

Thank You to Our Supporters

Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary thanks the generous donors that help make this event possible including Cape Cod Five, The Bird Watcher's General Store, and Wilkinson Ecological Design.