Endangered Species Day
Saturday, June 8
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
The national Endangered Species Day began in 2006 to increase public understanding of recovery efforts for endangered plants and animals. Visit the Garden for a day celebrating rare plants and animals.
Come nose-to-nose with a gopher tortoise, a bald eagle, an indigo snake, a Gila monster and more! Learn about the Garden’s conservation work with rare plants and amphibians. Attend a behind-the-scenes tour lead by a member of the Conservation Department at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.
Free with Garden Admission
Support rare plants and animals with a donation to help protect endangered species.
Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Georgia Plant Conservation Alliance
The Orianne Society
The Nature Conservancy
USDA Forest Service
Atlanta Audubon Society
Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Atlanta Wild Animal Rescue Effort(AWARE)