Posts by Jon Boxall

Jon Boxall is a Terrestrial and Wetland Biologist with a particular interest in reptiles and amphibians. A strong supporter of citizen-science projects, he volunteers with Ontario Nature’s Reptile and Amphibian Atlas (ORRA).

Spring Frog Surveys are Starting!

Spring peeper sitting on foliage.

To some people the sight of the first robin of the year signals the beginning of spring. For others such as myself, the true harbingers of spring are our frogs. When these cold-blooded creatures emerge from hibernation and begin singing, spring has arrived and so spring frog surveys are starting…. Read More