Today we can celebrate wetlands because it is World Wetlands Day!
As cold as it is, and this boggles my mind, Ambystoma salamanders are moving into small fishless ponds and breeding - now - beneath the ice!!! How cool is that?
|Sandpipers at Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge|
|Stream running through La Selva Biological Station, Costa Rica|
|Wetlands outside Williamsburg, VA|
|Wetland (complete with cranberries) on Wilkes property|
|Great blue with flounder - Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge|