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Bonking Toads...

One of the more splendid aspects of the Oakville area is the large number of parks of one sort or another, many of which provide excellent habitat for all sorts of interesting wildlife. 133 more words

Photography

The effects of road salt on amphibians

We mentioned in a previous blog that road salt applied to roads may be fatal to toads and other amphibians. Salt dries out the skin of amphibians by absorbing the moisture, leading to desiccation and death. 343 more words

General

Cutting Our Christmas Tree

For the third year in a row, we cut our own Christmas tree at Day Star Farm in Leesburg.

First we did the traditional finding of the Candy Cane Tree, 192 more words

The Great Outdoors

Field Work 2016, Best Photos.

This is a collection of some of the best photos I took during the 2016 field season. I worked as a research assistant on Rattlesnake research and these were some of the things I saw! 98 more words

Biology

What is ToadSize?

ToadSize is a project that is run by the Amphibian and Reptile Groups United Kingdom (ARG UK) which aims to investigate the impacts on roads on toad mortality. 254 more words

General

Our Ampthibians Are In Trouble

Tales of localised and even global extinctions are, unfortunately, rather common in the amphibian world. Particularly in current times as humans continue to ignorantly erode biodiversity on a global scale. 757 more words

Nature

Paper Mario: Colour Splash for Wii U

Paper Mario: Colour Splash is a game so infuriating that if made by any company other than Nintendo it would be unplayable. The core combat mechanics are utterly miserable, but this game is… 1,357 more words

Gaming