The season always starts small…

Palmate newt (Lissotriton helveticus) are usually the first herps to appear each season, like this one crossing a road this evening. A female was then seen crossing the same road the following evening.

Male Palmate newt (Lissotriton helveticus) (C) Matt Wilson 2015

Male Palmate newt (Lissotriton helveticus) (C) Matt Wilson 2015

Female Palmate newt (Lissotriton helveticus) (C) Matt Wilson

Female Palmate newt (Lissotriton helveticus) (C) Matt Wilson

"Ey up. Which way to the pond lad?" (C) Matt Wilson

“Ey up. Which way to the pond lad?” (C) Matt Wilson

By Matt Wilson

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s