Dec 032017
Camera Trapping the Swamp

I recently purchased a couple of Bushnell’s Aggressor wireless trail cameras. These cool little trail cameras come with a built in cell phone, which allows them to upload the pictures they take to the internet. For a small monthly fee, you can visit your account on, and check out the photographs from the comfort

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Nov 122014
North to Denton - The Greenbelt Corridor Park

October 26, 2014 – Denton, Texas This is part one of a two part series. After many years of looking with great interest at aerial photographs and maps of the area, I finally had an opportunity to explore the vast tracts of public wilderness just north of Lewisville Lake. This is one of the most

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Apr 202013
Blanchard's Cricket Frog - Hidden

This picture comes to us from David Mimlitch. He and his boys found this little frog Plano’s Arbor Hills Nature Preserve. They were struck by how effective the little guy’s camouflage was. Wikipedia has this to say about the Blanchard’s Cricket Frog: Blanchard’s cricket frogs can be found through most of the Midwest United States,

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Feb 062013
Blanchard's Cricket Frog - Winter Wonder

In the dead of winter there shouldn’t be frogs out and about, right? Even on an unseasonably warm day? Right? Wrong. This Blanchard’s Cricket Frog was found near the Elm Fork of the Trinity River on a glorious warm February Day—active and full of vigor. Only in Texas! Wikipedia has this to say about the

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