Photo Of The Week

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  • Common Name: Northern Red-legged Frog
  • Scientific Name: Rana aurora
  • Date Taken: August 2016
  • Location: Prarie Creek Redwoods State Park,
    California.
  • Found along the Pacific coast from northern
    California to southern British Columbia, west
    of the Cascade Range. A Species of Special
    Concern in California, protected in California
    and Oregon. Population is decreasing due to
    habitat destruction and degradation, introduced
    predators and disease. Adults breed in ponds
    or deep pools in slow-moving creeks.
    IUCN Redlist: Least Concern.

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