|Vernal pool 4 in November 2010.|
|The same pool now viewed from the opposite end. Of all the |
restored pools this one most closely resembles a permanent
pond and is two to three feet in depth.
|Pool 1 before.|
|Pool one now. It will be interesting to see how much water is |
retained once the heavy rainfall of late decreases. There is
a strong current moving through all of the pools right now.
|To everyone's surprise clusters of what appear to be spotted|
salamander (Ambystoma maculatum) eggs appearing already.
These eggs were probably deposited in late March.
|Pool 3 - Perfect amphibian habitat, this pool is only a foot |
deep at most and very broad with good access to afternoon