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Salamanders are smarter than you think

Posted on Mar 15, 2014

Salamanders are smarter than you think

Although it may not feel like spring yet, especially with this recent blast of cold and snow, it will soon be here before we know it. While we remain inside to stay warm and dry from the outside elements, many organisms will start to move out of their winter shelters. As we mentioned in a previous post, many amphibians will be on the move to their breeding pools; however, we didn’t mention all the stream salamanders that will be moving about this spring as well. Though stream salamanders don’t make spectacular mass migrations over a series of warm rainy nights, they move about the seeps and...

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