Due at registration which opens on March 9, 2020.  The final deadline is May 15, 2020, but register early as space is limited!  The number of attendees per species is capped.  (NAROs fills up really fast.)

Cost: $250.00 USD, non-refundable after June 15, 2020.  An institution can switch attendees with approval.

How to Register

If you are an employee of an AZA institution (Keeper, Educator, Curator) that has or is planning to acquire one of the five managed species of otters, register and pay online with the link below for YOUR species.  If you aren't at an AZA institution, you are a student or researcher working with otters, contact the Registrar below.

Follow the link for the species that you care for at your institution.  When all the allotted spots are filled, you will no longer be able to register online.  After that, contact the Registrar to get on the waiting list.

Sea otters

Giant otters

Spotted necked otters

Asian small clawed otters

North American river otters

Students - Contact the Registrar prior to registering

Tallie Wiles, Otter Keeper Workshop
Asia Trail/Giant Pandas
Center for Animal Care Sciences
Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute
National Zoological Park
PO Box 37012, MRC 5507 Animal Programs
Washington, DC 20013-7012

fax:     585.753.2540