Monday, July 18, 2011

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Monsoons at Lake Pleasant

Lightning storm in the south
video
Click on video to watch the lightning activity of the monsoons

Merriam's kangaroo-rat
Red-spotted toad

Colorado river toad
Speckled rattlesnake

Sunday, July 10, 2011

A hot night

Monsoon storm heading in from the east
Spot-lighting for critters
Desert banded gecko

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

The monsoons have arrived


The monsoon storms building up in the evening
A bullsnake roaming the roads post-storm
Spotted leaf-nosed snake crossing the road
Male Couch's spadefoot toad
Female Couch's spadefoot toad
Couch's spadefoot in ephemeral pool
An introduced Rio Grande leopard frog along the Gila River
Great Plains toads
video

Listen to the breeding calls of the Great plains Toads
A calling male Great plains toad





Monday, June 20, 2011

Night Prowling


Sonoran ground snake

Giant Hairy Scorpion
Scorpion under blacklight

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Dusk along the New Mexico Border


Smoke from the Wallow fire blots out the sun
Male Pronghorn
Pregnant female pronghorn

Newborn pronghorn calf
A large elk herd feeding in the fields

Elk
Porcupine