Vernal Pools

2016-Mar-10—2019-May-11
Vernal Pools at Wildlands Trust Striar Conservancy.
Certified-Vernal-Pool-striar-1 One of the five certified vernal pools than can be found at the Wildlands Trust Striar Conservancy in Halifax.
One of the five certified vernal pools than can be found at the Wildlands Trust Striar Conservancy in Halifax.
StriarVP-1 Sounds of a Vernal Pool. Recorded at Striar Conservancy and you can hear Sprong peepers and the 'quacking' chirps of Wood Frogs. Note, takes time to load this...
Sounds of a Vernal Pool. Recorded at Striar Conservancy and you can hear Sprong peepers and the 'quacking' chirps of Wood Frogs. Note, takes time to load this video.
StriarVernalPools-15 Spotted Salamander is one of the
Spotted Salamander is one of the "Obligate" species of vernal pools. Wildlands Trust, Striar Conservancy in Halifax, Ma.
StriarVernalPools-11 Wood Frogs are one of the
Wood Frogs are one of the "Obligate" species of vernal pools. Wildlands Trust, Striar Conservancy in Halifax, Ma.
StriarVernalPools-21 Spring Peepers are
Spring Peepers are "Facultative" vernal pool Species. This means they may be found in VPs but they are not dependant on them for reproduction.
StriarVernalPools-20 Spring Peepers are
Spring Peepers are "Facultative" vernal pool Species. This means they may be found in VPs but they are not dependant on them for reproduction.
StriarVernalPools-19 Spring Peepers are
Spring Peepers are "Facultative" vernal pool Species. This means they may be found in VP's but they are not dependant on them for reproduction.
StriarVernalPools-18 Hard to be certain from this photo but I belive this is a Fowlers Toad (as opposed to the American Toad). Wildlands Trust, Striar Conservancy, Halifax MA.
Hard to be certain from this photo but I belive this is a Fowlers Toad (as opposed to the American Toad). Wildlands Trust, Striar Conservancy, Halifax MA.