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Woods critters

Posted by Erika Barthelmess,
North Country explorer from Canton, NY
September 26, 2015

Two of the critters we bumped into with my Vertebrate Natural History class over the weekend. Not often you get to see a deer mouse up close. The wood frog is my favorite local amphibian with its "raccoon-like" mask.