Plains Spadefoot Video Portrait

Violent thunderstorms rumbled across central Missouri on May 11 & 12 (2010), dousing the enormous plowed fields in the floodplain of the Missouri River not far south of Columbia. On the night of the 12th, with yet another storm threatening, we drove the muddy floodplain roads, listening for something "different," and soon homed-in on a large … [Read more...]