FW: first tadpoles of the year in the rainwater pool


Greg Gerritt
 

Video is not only on tadpoles, but contains some pretty good video of other creatures  that live in the temporary pool, though it wet nearly 2 years between periods when it was dry.  Greg gerritt Friends of the Moshassuck Providence RI

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Fowlers Toads have a breeding system that evolved for uncertainty and occasional droughts.  This is the latest I have ever seen a new yearly cohort. 

 

2 minutes 10 seconds  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XpsUU3yE5AI 

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