Anyway, I have posted some pics of the new Crotalus Crew hard at work, and some of the rewarding things we have seen in the field. Enjoy!
Trevor and Rey stake out next to a squirrel colony (I hope they capture awesome interactions!)
Erynn, using radio-telemetry to track one of our snakes:
Tara, checking the body temps of our study snakes:
Mark, taking a pic of the king snake he found:
Me, implanting a snake with a radio-transmitter:
We found out that two-year-old rattlers can eat squirrel pups. Check out that bulge!
A male Bullock's Oriole hovering to the left of its nest:
Our most rewarding surprise yet! Two California king snakes mating on the dirt road: