Lost Maples Moonlight Serenade

In early April of 2001, I visited Lost Maples State Natural Area in central Texas in search of Barking Frogs (Craugastor augusti), a unusual subtropical, land-breeding species found in dry, rocky regions from Texas to Arizona. My adventure began not long after dark, as I hiked a trail that led up a valley next to a stream. I was thrilled to … [Read more...]