2013 Blog

NARBC Tinley Park Recap

NARBC Tinley Park was an amazing event. Bob Ashley and Brian Potter have made this show a must attend event and the aisles were packed with attendees and top shelf vendors. The herp community came together for a benefit auction raising over $41,000. During a special portion of the auction, the herp community stepped up […]

NARBC Tinley Park October, Herp News and more

One of the most anticipated shows of the year hits this weekend as NARBC Tinley Park is finally here. After doubling in size last year, NARBC solidified its position as one of the must attend shows. Be sure to thank Bob and Sheri Ashley and Brian Potter for supporting USARK and the entire herp community. Thank you NARBC for […]

Sacramento Recap, NRAAC Update and more

The Sacramento Reptile show attracted thousands of attendees last weekend. The aisles were packed and the show was filled with quality vendors displaying a huge selection of reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates. USARK would like to thank Jeremy Epstein for his support. Also, thanks to the vendors below, USARK held a successful auction on Saturday night. Another thank […]

NARBC Arlington and Reptile Super Show Pomona

USARK had a very busy weekend. Last weekend we had booths at two of the top reptile shows in the world, NARBC Arlington and Reptile Super Show Pomona. This would not have been possible without the support of the show promoters (Ramy, Bob and Brian) and our amazing USARK volunteers. Both shows were packed with the […]

FWS seeks NEPA exclusion

Fish and Wildlife Service seeks blatant exclusion from National Environmental Policy Act requirements (Confirms USARK’s Challenge to Rule): The Obama Administration has repeatedly made a bias of compliance with the environmental impact review requirements when it serves their purposes (for example, see the Keystone pipeline issue which has conveniently been under NEPA review for years). Just two months after USARK raised questions […]