LEX 2019

LEX 2019

Educating for a Just and Sustainable Future

The 2019 Research Symposium and Annual Conference were held October 15–19, 2019 in Lexington, KY. It was the largest and most successful conference to date. Download the full program here and visit naaee.org for more information and to see our work.

Did you know that North America is a global hot spot for salamander diversity? Kentucky—home to 35 species of salamanders—has among the greatest diversity of salamander species in the world. 

Clockwise below: tiger salamander, marbled salamander, spotted salamander, Northern dusky salamander, common mudpuppy, red salamander, smallmouth salamander.

Artwork donated by Scarlett, who supports environmental education in Kentucky and beyond.