Reptile Management Course

On September 29 and 30, 2010, four courses on the management of reptiles for hotel staff were held at the Pueblo Bonito Hotel at Emerald Bay, in order to give participants the tools to do when meet with these animals. As part of the ecological actions of the Letty Coppel Foundation, there is training and awareness on ecological aspects and in this case was the management of reptiles. This course was taught by staff from the Mazatlán Aquarium who showed techniques to recognize different types of snakes as well as how to handle them with protection equipment. The attendees could have contact with some local species with whom they could apply what was learned during the talk under the supervision of the staff of the Aquarium Mazatlan.