Final Summary: Drawing Conclusions

humidity and movement chart

It is hard to believe the summer is already over – it seems like just yesterday I was tagging my first toad! Field work has its challenges (mosquitos, bad weather, MUD) but overall I have found the experience to by highly rewarding. I have enjoyed getting to be outside all day studying species that fascinate […]

Blog Post 3: Analyzing Data

This is an exciting time! Finally, after a long summer field season, we are able to start analyzing our hard won data! I hope to have some nice clean charts in my final blog post, but first I will simply describe the methods I have been using to analyze our various data sets. To analyze […]

Blog Post Two: Preliminary Movement Patterns

Hello Again! As always, the past two weeks have been filled with tracking! We also tagged a few more pickerel frogs during a large rainstorm last week, as the wet conditions brought them out in full force! Most species will begin migrating away from breeding ponds soon, making it more difficult to track them, so […]