The Lizard Log

The Langkilde Lab in Action

Enclosure Exposure

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(Originally posted on our 2012 Field Blog —  by Jill Newman)

Chris and I have been working on finishing up enclosures out in front of the Pond House. We finished putting up the rest of the fencing, killed fire ants with boiling water, and set up logs and wooden pallets within the enclosures. We’ll be putting the lizards here soon! Here are a few pictures:

Chris boiling fire ants

Chris boiling fire ants

Me mowing Enclosure #1

Me mowing Enclosure #1

Chris weed whacking along the enclosure fence

Chris weed whacking along the enclosure fence

Enclosure #4 (aka Skull Island because of its shape)

Enclosure #4 (aka Skull Island because of its shape)

Here are some more cool pictures of herps down in Alabama:

Loggerhead musk turtle

Loggerhead musk turtle

Florida softshell turtle

Florida softshell turtle

Three-lined salamander

Three-lined salamander

Bird-voiced treefrog

Bird-voiced treefrog

 

-The Intern

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