Snotty the Snot Otter and Rocky the Hellbender (live hellbender) will appear at the following events.
- May 24 - Year of the Salamander event at Cradle of Forestry, Pisgah National Forest, Pisgah, NC (Near Brevard, NC)
- June 21 - Watauga Riverfest June 21st at Valle Crucis Community Park, Valle Crucis, NC.
- August 2 – New River Celebration Day, New River State Park, Laurel Springs, NC.
Lori Williams and John Groves will be giving presentations and educating visitors about hellbenders in NC at each of these events.
Stephen Spear and The Orianne Society have also contributed to work done with North Carolina hellbenders. More information in regards to his work can be found at The Orianne Society's site
For more information view North Carolina's Wildlife Resources Commission
page to view facts about the hellbender.