Fairy shrimp. Just fairy shrimp.

Goal for last weekend – fairy shrimp! Neither Keith nor I had ever seen one, but fairy shrimp are an indicator species of vernal pools and the to-do list for the …

Ambystoma maculatum, yellow spotted salamander,face, big night

Big Night Amphibian Migration

Big Night…. the first warm rainy night of the spring….might be one of the best kept secret in the amphibian world! After hibernating all winter, salamanders, newts and frogs take …