Vernal Pools

Vernal Pool observations from the Wildlands Trust Striar Conservancy in Halifax, MA.
All photos by Rob MacDonald Hanson, MA rjmacdonald@gmail.com
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Wildlands Trust 2021 Vernal Pool Hike.
Wildlands Trust 2021 Vernal Pool Hike - April 20
Wildlands Trust 2021 Vernal Pool Hike.
Wildlands Trust 2021 Vernal Pool Hike - April 20
Wildlands Trust 2021 Vernal Pool Hike.

Wildlands Trust 2021 Vernal Pool Hike.

Wildlands Trust 2021 Vernal Pool Hike - April 20
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Spring peeper in Vernal Pool #1. Wildlands Trust 2021 Vernal Pool Hike - April 20
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Frog in Vernal Pool #5. Wildlands Trust 2021 Vernal Pool Hike - April 20
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Toad.
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Spring Peeper in Vernal Pool #1, Striar Conservancy.
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Spotted Salamander at vernal pool #1, Wildlands Trust Striar Conservancy in Halifax, MA.
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Grey Tree Frog. This shot was taken on a tree right beside the trail and very close to Vernal Pool #5 at Striar Conservancy.
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Amphibian sampling traps (Natural Heritage & Endangered Species Program) in Vernal Pool at Wildlands Trust Striar Conservancy.
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Spring Peeper in vernal pool #1 at Wildlands Trust Striar Conservancy.
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Fairy Shrimp, vernal pool #5 at Striar Conservancy, Halifax MA.
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egg mass, most likely Spotted Salamander.
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Spermataphore of mole salamander. Vernal Pool #5 at Striar Conservancy.
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Mole salamander spermatophore, VP#5, Wildlands Trust Striar Conservancy.
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Amphibian sampling trap, vernal pool #6, Striar Conservancy.
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Wood Frog near vernal pool #5, Wildlands Trust Striar Conservancy.
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Fairy shrimp, VP #5 Striar Conservancy.
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Egg mass, VP #4 at Wildlands Trust Striar Conservancy, Halifax MA.
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Amphibian sampling trap at Striar Conservancy.
4H Club Vernal Pool Hike at Striar Conservancy.
4H Club Vernal Pool Hike at Striar Conservancy.
Wood Frog, VP #1 at Striar.
Spotted Salamander in vernal pool #1 at Striar Conservancy.
4H Club Vernal Pool Hike at Striar Conservancy.