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10.16.2020 Fabulous Frog Friday Flashback For Frog Fans

I gave my usual frog haunts a couple of looksees at the end of the vacation week and found only one in a not very attractive setting.  Not even Photoshop could make it share worthy so to the archives we … Continue reading

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09.25.2020 Frog Friday

It’s getting a bit more difficult finding these guys between the waning season and our current drought lowering the water levels.  Unfortunately, detritus and toxins don’t go away and as water evaporates from ponds the oxygen levels drop endangering pond … Continue reading

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08.21.2020 Pickerel Frog Friday-a different species for a change

When I visited Moosehorn Pond this past Monday I noticed that the water’s edge had receded even farther than I had seen it previously.  Our lack of rain has had a serious effect on levels everywhere with many brooks showing … Continue reading

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07.31.2020 T.G.I.F.F.

I’ve been waiting all week for Frog Friday to return. Started the week on Monday with bullfrogs. Thought about bullfrogs all week. Ended the week on Friday with bullfrogs. Hope to spend the weekend with bullfrogs. 🙂

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08.23.2016 Our property’s co-owner-well, one of them

The vast majority of us have this sense that we own the land we live on and it’s all ours.  Not so, at least not in my opinion.  Before we cleared the land, dug our foundations, erected a home, and planted … Continue reading

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07.19.2015 ‘nother frog

I like frogs and really like the color on this dude.

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08.31.2014 Peeper

My yard is quite noisy with frogs, toads, crickets and katydids.  Last night I went out with my flashlight to see if I could spot any of the choir in the act.  Most all the sounds were coming from above … Continue reading

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06.11.2014 Selfie in a frog’s eye

While photographing Spirit Falls this morning, my friend and I noticed this bullfrog lollygagging near the edge of the stream.  It blended right in and we almost didn’t see him sitting there.A most obliging chap, I was able to get … Continue reading

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07.01.2013 The name is Frog….Bull Frog. :-)

So here is a break from the Maine photographs and a delay on the water I promised although if there is a bullfrog then there is water nearby.  I like bullfrogs…really like bullfrogs.  Can’t say for sure why.  It might … Continue reading

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