Fieldnotes- February 2021

While we mostly see amphibian activity in February, there are a few reptiles that can be found this early in the year. One of these animals is the Eastern Chicken Turtle (Deirochelys reticularia retucularia). Join Ben this month as he explores a seasonal wetland and highlights this special southeastern turtle.

Lighting a Match- October 2020

Flatwoods Salamander Conservation

            At the end of January, I found myself back in school at Virginia Tech pursuing a PhD after nearly four years of working in the real world. There were many factors that went into this decision, including getting to a point in life where it needed to happen soon if it was going to […]

Lighting a Match- March 2020

Photo of the Month: December

Many of you may remember reading about our “future Bufologist” from our Places You’ve Never Herped event. Well, he has graduated to Eastern Indigo Snakes! Our good friend Brennan Moore showed up to Indigo Days with his Dad, Michael, and had some luck finding Indigo snakes!