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by Brian Willey
January 9th, 2017, 5:07 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 5 day trip to Morocco in October 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 2130

Re: 5 day trip to Morocco in October 2016

Superb images!
by Brian Willey
October 23rd, 2016, 9:41 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Yet another Missouri/Illinois post
Replies: 11
Views: 8710

Re: Yet another Missouri/Illinois post

You guys got some real treats in Missouri! It's not easy to find adult Grotto Salamanders.
by Brian Willey
February 8th, 2016, 5:00 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Oklahoma rattlesnakes summer 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 5519

Re: Oklahoma rattlesnakes summer 2015

I'm going to the northwest part of the state. My main target is Heterodon nasicus but I'm also hoping for some Crotes. My dad and I take a camping trip every year and instead of staying in state as usual we decided to get a little bit farther away for once.
by Brian Willey
February 1st, 2016, 5:41 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2016 NAFHA National Field Trip - Mena, AR - Apr 29 to May 1
Replies: 4
Views: 2426

Re: 2016 NAFHA National Field Trip - Mena, AR - Apr 29 to Ma

Nice! My wife and I are planning to make it down. Has a group been made on Facebook for this?
by Brian Willey
February 1st, 2016, 5:32 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Oklahoma rattlesnakes summer 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 5519

Re: Oklahoma rattlesnakes summer 2015

Just what I want to see! I am planning a trip to Oklahoma in May. Interesting photos!
by Brian Willey
October 13th, 2015, 4:11 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Kansas gartersnake ID help: radix?
Replies: 6
Views: 2753

Re: Kansas gartersnake ID help: radix?

I saw one just like that when I was in KS this summer, definitely radix.
by Brian Willey
June 1st, 2015, 12:41 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2015 so far. (Tn, Fl, Il, Mo)
Replies: 2
Views: 1906

Re: 2015 so far. (Tn, Fl, Il, Mo)

That's a wild looking tigrinum in the shot with the texanum and maculatum!
by Brian Willey
January 16th, 2015, 12:18 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2014 EOY report...KS, MO, OK, TX...
Replies: 20
Views: 9817

Re: 2014 EOY report...KS, MO, OK, TX...

Another very productive year for you I see!
by Brian Willey
January 16th, 2015, 12:05 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2014: Illinois, Missouri, and the Smokies
Replies: 12
Views: 6716

Re: 2014: Illinois, Missouri, and the Smokies

Fantastic shots! I always enjoy seeing the local stuff posted, especially when the images look so good!
by Brian Willey
November 13th, 2014, 5:15 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Looking back at the Midwest
Replies: 7
Views: 5059

Re: Looking back at the Midwest

A lot of good stuff in this post!
by Brian Willey
November 13th, 2014, 5:10 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2014 in Missouri, Illinois, and Arkansas
Replies: 13
Views: 6855

Re: 2014 in Missouri, Illinois, and Arkansas

Wow that second Coachwhip is a real stunner! I like the look of that Cotton too.
by Brian Willey
September 12th, 2014, 10:52 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Amboli Herping(India) Monsoon 2014 whole bunch of lifers
Replies: 13
Views: 5718

Re: Amboli Herping(India) Monsoon 2014 whole bunch of lifers

Impressive post, a lot of rarely posted animals here!
by Brian Willey
September 12th, 2014, 10:35 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: LECHs in the SW! (NAFHA National Meeting Report)
Replies: 10
Views: 3652

Re: LECHs in the SW! (NAFHA National Meeting Report)

You guys did pretty well, two Hogs is awesome!
by Brian Willey
September 12th, 2014, 10:23 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: AZ and NM, 12 days including the NAFHA meeting
Replies: 20
Views: 7014

Re: AZ and NM, 12 days including the NAFHA meeting

You guys put forward quite an effort down there and it definitely paid off!
by Brian Willey
August 19th, 2014, 11:33 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Summer Herping in the RGV: Part 3 – Road Cruising
Replies: 4
Views: 2834

Re: Summer Herping in the RGV: Part 3 – Road Cruising

I don't recall seeing too many F. streckeri posted here. Thanks for sharing!
by Brian Willey
August 19th, 2014, 11:30 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Summer road trippin'
Replies: 11
Views: 3803

Re: Summer road trippin'

I also love the shot of the Tiger! Striking! ;)
by Brian Willey
April 14th, 2014, 4:39 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: B-sides from New Mexico and Arizona plus FL, NC, and CA
Replies: 13
Views: 8235

Re: B-sides from New Mexico and Arizona plus FL, NC, and CA

So much to like in this post!
by Brian Willey
February 28th, 2014, 7:20 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Indigo hunt Alabama
Replies: 5
Views: 1523

Re: Indigo hunt Alabama

Are any Indigo hunts happening the weekend of March 8th-9th? I will be down there with my girlfriend Sarah, fellow forum member Mike Steffen, and maybe Scott Albert. We wouldn't mind meeting up with some people.
by Brian Willey
February 27th, 2014, 9:23 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Last Couple of Years: Part 2, 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 2505

Re: Last Couple of Years: Part 2, 2013

cbernz-Yes, the Amphiuma is A. tridactylum and the other salamander is Aneides hardii, the Sacramento Mountain Salamander.

Roki-Thanks for the ID but I was actually referring to the Anole.
by Brian Willey
February 25th, 2014, 9:34 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Last Couple of Years: Part 2, 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 2505

Last Couple of Years: Part 2, 2013

Last year was another good year for me. Towards the beginning of the year my girlfriend Sarah and I took a short vacation to south Florida to visit family. We didn't do much herping but managed to find a few things. On the flight down it looked like there was a burn taking place in part of the Appal...
by Brian Willey
February 21st, 2014, 9:04 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Blind Snakes and Screech Owls?
Replies: 29
Views: 7484

Re: Blind Snakes and Screech Owls?

Wow, that is fascinating!
by Brian Willey
February 21st, 2014, 8:59 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Secret Knowledge of Backroads...2013
Replies: 44
Views: 8504

Re: Secret Knowledge of Backroads...2013

Outstanding! It's very cool to see all those gratiosa from that region.
by Brian Willey
February 15th, 2014, 8:13 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Northern KZN, South Africa- Reptiles, Amphibians and more.
Replies: 25
Views: 8551

Re: Northern KZN, South Africa- Reptiles, Amphibians and mor

Very cool post! I especially enjoyed some of those anurans.
by Brian Willey
February 15th, 2014, 8:08 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Last Couple of Years: Part 1, 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 1535

Re: Last Couple of Years: Part 1, 2012

I appreciate the comments everyone!

Justin-That king is brooksi.

Dave-The Alligator Snapper was found in southern Missouri.
by Brian Willey
February 13th, 2014, 11:24 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Last Couple of Years: Part 1, 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 1535

Last Couple of Years: Part 1, 2012

It has been awhile since I've shared anything and now that we are a month into the new year I figure now is as good a time as any to share some highlights. I have a lot of photos to put up so I'm going to split the past couple of years into two separate posts. I'm first going to jump back to 2012. I...
by Brian Willey
January 13th, 2014, 10:33 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: End of my point & shoot(MW, SE, & Peru)
Replies: 10
Views: 2520

Re: End of my point & shoot(MW, SE, & Peru)

Good stuff! Finding a Tiger in this area is quite a find itself but back in a cave is just crazy!
by Brian Willey
November 11th, 2013, 1:04 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Best of the Midwest: My 2013 Year in Review
Replies: 31
Views: 14671

Re: The Best of the Midwest: My 2013 Year in Review

Oh yea, you definitely had an awesome season! There's a few animals there I would love to find!
by Brian Willey
November 11th, 2013, 12:51 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Southern IL: Copperhead Heavy
Replies: 14
Views: 4435

Re: Southern IL: Copperhead Heavy

Nice stuff Steve, loved the bats at the end!
by Brian Willey
October 20th, 2013, 10:00 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Copper-Gold King Cobra and Thailand's Deadliest!
Replies: 24
Views: 6528

Re: Copper-Gold King Cobra and Thailand's Deadliest!

Very impressive man! I dream of the day I can find at least one of those snakes.
by Brian Willey
October 9th, 2013, 2:24 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Snake Road October 3-7 2013
Replies: 26
Views: 6755

Re: Snake Road October 3-7 2013

Congrats on the Mud! Every time I make a trip down there, that's my number one goal. I was at the Road on Sunday and actually saw you. You were shooting the N. cyclopion as it came out of the swamp.
by Brian Willey
September 30th, 2013, 11:54 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: NAFHA 2013 - Croatan NF North Carolina
Replies: 27
Views: 4889

Re: NAFHA 2013 - Croatan NF North Carolina

Too bad I missed out on this trip, looked like a great time. My girlfriend and I had originally planned on trying to make it.
by Brian Willey
February 9th, 2013, 6:48 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Missouri Summer Glades Inquiry
Replies: 15
Views: 3696

Re: Missouri Summer Glades Inquiry

It's possible to still have a productive day on the glades in early June. It really just depends on weather conditions at the time. Even in hot and dry conditions at that time of the year I still think its worth spending a couple hours early in the day trying for some stuff. At the very least it's a...
by Brian Willey
January 27th, 2013, 2:27 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Guanwu salamander, Taiwan
Replies: 7
Views: 1894

Re: Guanwu salamander, Taiwan

Gotta be a forum first, very cool indeed!
by Brian Willey
January 27th, 2013, 2:20 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Thailand 2012 Highlights
Replies: 7
Views: 1520

Re: Thailand 2012 Highlights

My girlfriend and I really want to visit Thailand, your videos make it even more attractive!
by Brian Willey
January 27th, 2013, 12:48 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: It’s About Time I Introduced This Guy
Replies: 22
Views: 6277

Re: It’s About Time I Introduced This Guy

It's just awesome that he's already getting to enjoy the great outdoors! :thumb:
by Brian Willey
October 1st, 2012, 1:39 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Snake Road...
Replies: 26
Views: 6762

Re: Snake Road...

Justin, I will be there with my girlfriend Sarah, much better than Ryan. :D
by Brian Willey
October 1st, 2012, 12:44 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Snake Road...
Replies: 26
Views: 6762

Re: Snake Road...

I'm pretty jealous of that Mud, I've flipped a countless number of logs at that place time and time again to come up empty handed in the Farancia department! Congrats on the lifers!
by Brian Willey
September 7th, 2012, 7:57 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: A Successful First Field Trip
Replies: 11
Views: 3114

Re: A Successful First Field Trip

That truly is awesome Mike!
by Brian Willey
August 27th, 2012, 11:59 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Roll call for NAFHA Snake Rd.
Replies: 88
Views: 16741

Re: Roll call for NAFHA Snake Rd.

I'll be there.
by Brian Willey
June 25th, 2012, 5:19 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Desmognathus courting(videos)
Replies: 3
Views: 1145

Re: Desmognathus courting(videos)

Pretty badass Mike!
by Brian Willey
June 13th, 2012, 4:59 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: ID Pic
Replies: 12
Views: 1563

Re: ID Pic

Matt, so you're saying that you don't think alligator snappers are native to the area?
by Brian Willey
May 8th, 2012, 3:11 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Finally......A Missouri Bullsnake! And a Very Unusual Lizard
Replies: 28
Views: 6635

Re: Finally......A Missouri Bullsnake! And a Very Unusual Li

That really is quite a find Gary! The only Missouri Bullsnakes I think I've ever seen are the ones in the field guide!
by Brian Willey
April 24th, 2012, 5:37 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Anza-Borrego Desert Herping
Replies: 4
Views: 2246

Re: Anza-Borrego Desert Herping

How about that, you're finding some cool stuff on your own John! :thumb:
by Brian Willey
February 7th, 2012, 7:01 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Southern Thailand and Malaysia, 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 3784

Re: Southern Thailand and Malaysia, 2010

Phenomenal! The Retic/stream photo is superb!
by Brian Willey
February 7th, 2012, 6:45 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Sidewinders
Replies: 10
Views: 1982

Re: Sidewinders

Nice John! Glad to know you are enjoying yourself out there in the desert.
by Brian Willey
February 7th, 2012, 6:25 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: January snake! and a whole lotta sallies!
Replies: 6
Views: 1596

Re: January snake! and a whole lotta sallies!

Wow an Earth Snake is quite surprising in January, not a species I'd expect to find in the middle of winter!
by Brian Willey
December 20th, 2011, 6:41 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: End of Year 2011- Kansas style
Replies: 10
Views: 2679

Re: End of Year 2011- Kansas style

The shot of the Coachwhip in the tree is very cool! I've seen that many times with Racers, but have yet to experience it with a Coach. The sipedon does look worthy of wading, quite a stunning animal!
by Brian Willey
December 20th, 2011, 6:32 pm
Forum: Herpetoculture Forum
Topic: Got what i think is a Boa?? (Edited): A Reticulatus Python
Replies: 27
Views: 4211

Re: Got what i think is a Boa??

It's a newborn, I hope you are prepared for it to grow!