Watching

Amphibians


Watching

16 Mar 2017 1 2 138
A male toad ( Bufo bufo ) waiting or the females to arrive. March 2017 Rhyl

Amplexus

16 Mar 2017 1 92
A toad pair ( Bufo bufo ) in amplexus. March 2017 Rhyl

Helper

16 Mar 2017 87
A small male toad ( Bufo bufo ) hlps with a pond survey. March 2017 Rhyl

Watching

16 Mar 2017 100
A male toad ( Bufo bufo ) waiting or the females to arrive. March 2017 Rhyl

Curious

16 Mar 2017 2 97
A male toad ( Bufo bufo ) waiting or the females to arrive. March 2017 Rhyl

Fresh spawn

16 Mar 2017 80
Fresh spawn strings (Bufo bufo) and clumps (Rana temporaria). March 2017 Rhyl

Waiting game...

14 Apr 2016 92
A male Toad ( Bufo bufo ) waiting patiently for the females to return.

Frog time..!

13 Mar 2016 5 5 194
The amphibian monitoring season hasn't kicked off yet, but this weekend's warm weather has the frogs out in force; 47 from a quick count - not bad for a tiny suburban pond.

Pen yr Ole Wen

20 Mar 2017 1 2 136
in the rain. Cwm Idwal Snowdonia

Toad spawn

30 Apr 2017 85
Cunningly disguised as a clump of frog spawn, closer inspection revealed this to be toad spawn wound around itself, probably due to the very deep steep sides of this upland bog pool.