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The Eastern Garter Snake, a Common “Garden” Snake

WILDER SIDE OF OAKLAND COUNTY

Beauty is in the eyes of the beholder. A summer vegetable garden is not only beautiful, but in the eyes of an… 1,170 more words

Oakland County

100 Species of Reptiles and Amphibians along the Altamaha River, Georgia

The corridor along the Altamaha River drainage is the best remaining wilderness in Georgia.  The land here is protected by 11 state wildlife management areas and 2 private landowners.  675 more words

Herpetology

Musk Turtles (Sternotherus odoratus) Prefer Buffalo Wings

Buffalo chicken wings exploded in popularity when the Buffalo Bills kept losing Super Bowls almost 30 years ago.  The meaty spicy snacks are the perfect drinking party food.  326 more words

Herpetology

The first portuguese endemic vertebrate

In current days there is still an astounding number of new species of animals being discovered and described (unfortunately, some are first described to be straight classified as threatned but, certainly, others just simply vanish from the face of the earth without even being known to science). 559 more words

Herpetology

Not a Prince, But It's Cute

Apparently there is an open space around one of the window air conditioning units, since I found this little guy hopping around in the living room tonight.  114 more words

Wildlife