The September 3, 2017 event will be a scientific and popular culture gathering that is five-minutes from the International Cryptozoology Museum in Portland, Maine.
Giant Cryptid Reptiles
John Placyk, a University of Texas herpetologist, confirmed the skin shed was an anaconda skin.
The International Cryptozoology Museum has offered our full services of identification to the Westbrook Police Department.
Interesting that 2016′s Wessie is reported to be 10 feet long, as were the two snakes seen in Maine in 1878 and 1895.
The three-day event is a serious, scientific cryptozoology conference being held near the site of the 1896 “Giant Octopus” beaching.
Well-known, world-renowned genetic scientists will be working with this project.
The 4-footer was found in a ditch near the Sheboygan River.
“I have 20-plus years of experience, I know one when I see one,” said Gerald Andrejcak, a reptile specialist.
Sykes said he hoped Coleman and other cryptozoologists would be taken more seriously. “They have been, I think, quite badly treated by scientists over the past 50 years,” he said.
These turtles do not move from river to river; they’re isolated and have been for millions of years, through many glacial ages.