On Virginia Water Radio for 2-27-17: Eastern Spadefoot

Virginia Water Radio’s latest episode, for the week of February 27, 2017, is “The Eastern Spadefoot’s Underground Digs Make This Amphibian a Virginia Scientific Challenge.”   The 3 min./49 sec. episode, available online at http://www.virginiawaterradio.org/2017/02/episode-357-2-27-17-eastern-spadefoots.html, focuses on a burrowing amphibian whose secretive habits make its Virginia distribution relatively unknown and the object of a 2017 project.

spadefoot-poster

Poster from Jason Gibson (Patrick Henry Community College, Martinsville, Va.) and Travis Anthony (J. Sargent Reynolds Community College, Richmond, Va.) promoting their project to learn more about the Eastern Spadefoot in Virginia. Accessed at the Virginia Master Naturalists Web site, http://www.virginiamasternaturalist.org/home/in-search-of-spadefoots, on 2/27/17.

Virginia Water Radio’s is a weekly broadcast/podcast produced by the Virginia Water Resources Research Center.  The home page is http://www.virginiawaterradio.org.  Have a listen or two!

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