Tag Archives: American Bullfrog

09.23.2022 Frog Friday-maybe the last?

We are starting to get a few nights in the 30’s although not a frost in the immediate future.  But that might be chilly enough to trigger hibernation. This past Monday I visited one of the more reliable locations for … Continue reading

Posted in Animal Behavior, Fauna, Nature Photography, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , , | 20 Comments

09.02.2022 Frog Friday

Someone needs a little motivation.

Posted in Animal Behavior, Nature Photography, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , | 20 Comments

08.26.2022 Sweet Feet Frog Friday

It is probably just me but those feet are so cute.  

Posted in Animal Behavior, Nature Photography, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

08.19.2022 Frog Friday-Ah Youth

While jockeying for position between the two Frog Friday shots of August 5, I spotted this young and colorful bullfrog sitting a few feet away from the larger and more mature frog. Female bullfrog-Lithobates catesbeianus in Poor Farm Swamp on … Continue reading

Posted in Amherst, Animal Behavior, Closeup Photography, Nature Photography, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 29 Comments

08.05.2022 Happy Frog Friday

Prior to finding the Green Herons this past Monday, I came across several bullfrogs enjoying Poor Farm Swamp’s quiet morning.  This little guy was the first.  Others to follow on future FFs….or sooner. My first attempt of the morning.  I … Continue reading

Advertisement

Posted in Amherst, Nature Photography, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 24 Comments

06.17.2022 Frog Friday- a new favorite?

It’s hard to pick just one favorite and of course the most recent stands out in your mind.  But the lighting and pose along with the floating leaf all make this at least among my favorites. Another shot from this … Continue reading

Posted in Animal Behavior, Fauna, Nature Photography, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

06.03.2022 Frog Friday-Croaking for Love

Some animals mate for life, birds especially, but frogs do not.  Basically their version of a one night stand. Once mating is completed they go their own way and once the female lays her eggs she also hits the road … Continue reading

Posted in Amherst, Animal Behavior, Closeup Photography, Nature Photography, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 29 Comments

04.22.2022-Frog Friday-The Thinker

On Earth Day 2022, this thoughtful bullfrog might be pondering the future of our planet and the health of its environment. Well, of course that is putting a bit too much anthropomorphism into this image but frogs are a keystone … Continue reading

Posted in Closeup Photography, Nature Photography | Tagged , , , , , , | 47 Comments

02.25.2022 Frog Friday

There’s snow on the way here and more single nighttime digits forecast. Seems an apt time to gaze upon some green goodness. Meteorological Spring is just 5 days away.  🙂

Posted in Animal Behavior, Nature Photography, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , , | 29 Comments

10.29.2021 Smile! TGIFF

Found another from earlier this month. Have a great weekend, all!!!

Posted in Amherst, Nature Photography, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 26 Comments