Amphibian Monitoring at the Arboretum

March 8th, 2013 by Heidi Unruh, UWBG Communications Volunteer

Oregon spotted frog, Rana pretiosa

The Woodland Park Zoo, in collaboration with several other local organizations, is working with volunteers to survey amphibian egg masses in local ponds and wetlands, including the Arboretum. Volunteers began 2013 monitoring in February. Already they have discovered loads of live Tree Frog eggs and possible Northern Red-legged Frog eggs in the upper pond of the Woodland Garden area! To read more about the program, scroll down to the “Amphibian Monitoring 2013″ story on this page.

 

 

 

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