the Peepers are out

the Peepers are out

A sure sign of spring is when you hear the chorus of these small thumb size frogs. This nocturnal peeper (usually hard to locate) was seen in our barberry bush this evening 4/26/11. They usually call from the edges of the bodies of water in which they breed, hidden near the bases of shrubs or grasses. With all the recent rain our yard seems like a wetland.

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kellysweet says ... on Thursday, Apr 28 at 12:25 PM

Nice!

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observingnature says ... on Tuesday, Apr 26 at 9:05 PM

Thank you for sharing with us. I always hear them, and know them to be small, but never got such a close up look at them!

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