tadpoles

Hardly a day has passed without some rainfall during this summer. Still, it is good for the grass and also tadpoles. Yes, tadpoles are still swimming about in puddles which gives some indication of the weather so far this year. I suspect the tadpoles still think it is spring and see no urgency in developing legs so long as there is still plenty of water.

Juli 23, 2009

Flower power

Hardly a day has passed without some rainfall during this summer. Still, it is good for the grass and also tadpoles. Yes, tadpoles are still swimming about in puddles which gives some indication of the weather so far this year. I suspect the tadpoles still think it is spring and see no urgency […]
Juni 29, 2008

Pollywogs to frogs

On my Sunday walk to Fünf Bäume I check the progress of some tadpoles that I first spotted as eggs in a small puddle back in April. Despite several dry periods since then many have survived to become frogs (or toads, see b.r. pic). At the same location I capture an adult keeping […]