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by Fundad
June 4th, 2015, 2:53 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Need toad ID
Replies: 6
Views: 2282

Re: Need toad ID

Is that the only picture you have?
by Fundad
June 4th, 2015, 2:52 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: California Invasive Species Action Week - Nerodia
Replies: 1
Views: 1044

Re: California Invasive Species Action Week - Nerodia

Thank You for bringing this to our attention.

Brian Hinds
California Chapter President
by Fundad
June 4th, 2015, 2:50 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Coalinga Horned Toad Derby
Replies: 81
Views: 21762

Re: Coalinga Horned Toad Derby

Personal attacks are not allowed. I understand things get heated, but lets do our best to not be personal. If I can do it, everyone one here can, trust me. :) Unfortunately if they continue any longer I will be forced to move this thread and I don't want to. Perspective and different view points bri...
by Fundad
May 5th, 2015, 10:44 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: A couple significant finds for me
Replies: 9
Views: 2464

Re: A couple significant finds for me

Good Stuff Dave..

Fundad
by Fundad
May 4th, 2015, 11:32 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Soquel Demonstration State Forest 2015 Spring Survey
Replies: 20
Views: 4278

Re: Soquel Demonstration State Forest 2015 Spring Survey

Outstanding work guys, "Thank You!"

:beer: :D :thumb:

I love the gravid Newt, not sure I have ever seen that?

Also I love the look on Elliot's face with the musk, :lol: :lol: :crazyeyes:

Brian Hinds
California Chapter President..


:beer:
by Fundad
May 1st, 2015, 5:36 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Rattlesnake ID
Replies: 44
Views: 9259

Re: Rattlesnake ID

Mark/Robert,

It is a great idea to search the area to see others can be found easily. If you go keep me posted.

Fundad
by Fundad
May 1st, 2015, 9:51 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Rattlesnake ID
Replies: 44
Views: 9259

Re: Rattlesnake ID

Yeah I understand that and how big idiots are for releasing any animal BUT the original person who I got the picture from sent me the GPS coordinates of the location so I can enter it in the database with his permission shows it is not near any parking lot. If you do record it, please send me the r...
by Fundad
April 29th, 2015, 10:51 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Rattlesnake ID
Replies: 44
Views: 9259

Re: Rattlesnake ID

This wouldn't be the first example of a Ruber being found in habitat that it is not native too. If it came from that area, it is likely a release of some kind and most likely not native.
by Fundad
April 29th, 2015, 9:09 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Rattlesnake ID
Replies: 44
Views: 9259

Re: Rattlesnake ID

I appears to be a ruber to me as well, though hard to tell for sure because the color seems off and it is out of focus some. A close up would help.
by Fundad
April 27th, 2015, 6:28 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: NAFHA National meeting post - lots of photos
Replies: 24
Views: 7764

Re: NAFHA National meeting post - lots of photos

A Couple finds at the USGS/Bio Blitz survey of the property. I wanted to make sure we got there early enough to observe morning activity, and it's a good thing we got there when we did. Much of the group went off into the wetlands, but a couple of us went up into the rocks, including Dr Fisher and I...
by Fundad
April 27th, 2015, 4:56 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Two USGS DATA Requests are Now Voting Please vote.
Replies: 0
Views: 1092

Two USGS DATA Requests are Now Voting Please vote.

Hi Everyone, We have to more DATA requests related to the USGS. Please vote on your data release if you have not done so. Exciting times everyone, exciting times. http://www.naherp.com/user/view-data-request.php?dr_id=67 http://www.naherp.com/user/view-data-request.php?dr_id=68 Yours Truly Brian Hin...
by Fundad
April 23rd, 2015, 7:52 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Saturday May 2nd San Diego Area work w/ USGS.. Help wanted.
Replies: 2
Views: 1200

Saturday May 2nd San Diego Area work w/ USGS.. Help wanted.

Hi All, Dr. Robert Fisher (USGS) has invited us to help with a project in San Diego County. The First visit to the site will be on May 2nd. Here is some vague details. 1. The area needs to be surveyed to define important species habitats within the property. 2. They are going to place a mine in the ...
by Fundad
April 22nd, 2015, 4:56 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: NAFHA National meeting post - lots of photos
Replies: 24
Views: 7764

Re: NAFHA National meeting post - lots of photos

I Showed up Thursday and Matt and I hit the field for a bit, it was cold and dry, but we found a few things I found on Thursday Coronado Island Skink http://www.naherp.com/vouchers/221601-288669.jpg Speckled Rattlesnake http://www.naherp.com/vouchers/221762-288881.jpg Desert Banded Gecko http://www....
by Fundad
April 21st, 2015, 11:18 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: NAFHA National meeting post - lots of photos
Replies: 24
Views: 7764

Re: NAFHA National meeting post - lots of photos

Great Photos and Stories Everyone. It was a great event, and I would like to thank the following people, in no particular order. Dr Robert Fisher (USGS)-For taking the time out of his busy schedule to meet with us, to present his very motivational and educational presentation, and for taking us to t...
by Fundad
April 21st, 2015, 9:04 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: My Life As A Herper (with photos now)
Replies: 11
Views: 2818

Re: My Life As A Herper (with photos now)

Jeremy,

It was really nice to meet you and your dad. You are a polite and smart young man, that is also a very good herper.

We are glad you made it down to the event, and it was good having you guys here.

Brian Hinds
California Chapter President
by Fundad
April 17th, 2015, 7:18 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: CDFW Data Request for California releases 47,741 Records
Replies: 26
Views: 4954

Re: CDFW Data Request for California releases 47,741 Records

I am the only one that thinks this is awesome?

:lol:
by Fundad
April 16th, 2015, 7:41 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The payoff of 7 years of persistence
Replies: 16
Views: 3907

Re: The payoff of 7 years of persistence

Its a normal hyper for the area, nothing too unusual about it, nothing like the riverside kings.
by Fundad
April 16th, 2015, 9:16 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The payoff of 7 years of persistence
Replies: 16
Views: 3907

Re: The payoff of 7 years of persistence

Of course, I am right.. HA.. :twisted:
by Fundad
April 16th, 2015, 8:07 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: CDFW Data Request for California releases 47,741 Records
Replies: 26
Views: 4954

Re: CDFW Data Request for California releases 47,741 Records

We just released 47,471 records to the CDFW..

I can not begin to say how proud I am of each and everyone of you that contributed...

:thumb: That is an amazing number..

Great Job everyone. :beer: :thumb:

Outstanding.

Feeling Proud of All of You
Brian Hinds
California Chapter President
by Fundad
April 16th, 2015, 5:51 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The payoff of 7 years of persistence
Replies: 16
Views: 3907

Re: The payoff of 7 years of persistence

Great Story Jonathan, :thumb: It was good to see you and glad you're poking around here in the US. That king is a hypermelanistic banded, most likely from the southern LA county/ western Orange county area. This morph can be common to uncommon within that area, and is uncommon outside of the said ar...
by Fundad
April 15th, 2015, 10:06 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: New Mexico herpers invading SoCal
Replies: 6
Views: 2100

Re: New Mexico herpers invading SoCal

I sent a PM Josh.
by Fundad
April 14th, 2015, 5:59 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Western Pond Turtle endangered?
Replies: 14
Views: 3257

Re: Western Pond Turtle endangered?

IMO, The southern California (south of Ventura county) populations are beyond a reasonable doubt, threatened. Within 50 years the WPT population is going to CRASH (once the adults die of old age), invasive bullfrogs, fish etc are two of of the main reasons. There is very little to Zero young turtles...
by Fundad
April 8th, 2015, 12:27 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Reminder Specific Locations are not allowed
Replies: 0
Views: 980

Reminder Specific Locations are not allowed

Hi Everyone,

I have been seeing very specific locations posted lately. Please refrain from posting very specific locations.

Remember not everyone that reads the forum has good intent even if most that post here do.

Thank You
Brian Hinds
California Chapter President
by Fundad
April 8th, 2015, 12:24 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Cali NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15 Updated
Replies: 157
Views: 41733

Re: The Cali NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15 Updat

Yes, Drive safe guys... See you soon.. :thumb: :beer:

Fundad
by Fundad
April 7th, 2015, 6:10 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Cali NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15 Updated
Replies: 157
Views: 41733

Re: The Cali NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15 Updat

Yowza!!!! Bow chicka bow wow.
Sounds like an event for the books.
Oh Crap, no no NOT like that.. :? :lol: :oops:
by Fundad
April 6th, 2015, 11:35 am
Forum: N.A.F.H.A. - Announcements/Inquiries
Topic: The Cali-National NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15
Replies: 14
Views: 8918

Re: The Cali-National NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-

After you check into the campground at the main office, please go to Site#81 to check into the NAFHA event. For those of you that are camping expect the night time lows to be in the high 30's. Therefore bring warm sleeping bags and heavy jackets, a cold and wind cold front is expected. Hypothermia c...
by Fundad
April 6th, 2015, 11:35 am
Forum: N.A.F.H.A. - Announcements/Inquiries
Topic: Integrating NAFHA with iNaturalist?
Replies: 5
Views: 4462

Re: Integrating NAFHA with iNaturalist?

I will be working with Inaturalist to build a partnership, and I have been working on this very thing in the future.

When I dmo I may catch up with you to help. :twisted:

Inaturalist is a great citizen science project.

Brian Hinds
by Fundad
April 6th, 2015, 10:04 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Cali NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15 Updated
Replies: 157
Views: 41733

Re: The Cali NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15 Updat

After you check into the campground at the main office, please go to Site#81 to check into the NAFHA event. For those of you that are camping expect the night time lows to be in the high 30's. Therefore bring warm sleeping bags and heavy jackets, a cold and wind cold front is expected. Hypothermia c...
by Fundad
April 3rd, 2015, 4:05 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: CDFW Data Request for California releases 47,741 Records
Replies: 26
Views: 4954

Re: CDFW Data Request for All California Records Time to Vot

Yes.. Thank you. Are you going to the event?
by Fundad
April 1st, 2015, 9:19 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Cali NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15 Updated
Replies: 157
Views: 41733

Re: The Cali NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15 Updat

Bump, is anyone getting pumped for the event?

Are you ready.

I might have a surpise herp trip Bio Bliz planned on property that hasn't been surveyed since Klauber did it.

Fundad
by Fundad
April 1st, 2015, 6:41 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15
Replies: 11
Views: 4654

Re: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-1

Why Not? Bummer, I was hoping you could meet everyone, and I could introduce you to everyone including the USGS, CDFW, and our board members that haven't meet you.
by Fundad
March 31st, 2015, 5:39 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15
Replies: 11
Views: 4654

Re: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-1

Is anybody from AZ Coming to the event?

We are going to have some cool speakers.

And a fun schedule
by Fundad
March 30th, 2015, 8:25 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: CDFW Data Request for California releases 47,741 Records
Replies: 26
Views: 4954

Re: CDFW Data Request for All California Records Time to Vot

Everyone, it is time to vote if you have not done so...

Please take the time to log in and do so now.

:beer:

And I thank each and everyone of you.

Thank You!! Here is to everyone that contributed and voted, a toast. :beer:

Yours Truly
Brian Hinds
California Chapter President
by Fundad
March 27th, 2015, 5:49 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Venom info Request
Replies: 2
Views: 862

Re: Venom info Request

I think Dr Bill Hayes from Loma Linda may be doing it, if not he may know who is.

I have his phone number if your interested?

Brian
by Fundad
March 26th, 2015, 7:05 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15
Replies: 4
Views: 1968

Re: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-1

Here is the updated Schedule, with a huge thanks to the CA Board Members and Jeff Nordland for putting this together for us. Please note, some times and details may change due to weather or guest schedules. Schedule of Events for the 2015 NAFHA National Meeting – Updated March 26th April 10-12 San D...
by Fundad
March 26th, 2015, 7:05 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15
Replies: 4
Views: 1856

Re: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-1

Here is the updated Schedule, with a huge thanks to the CA Board Members and Jeff Nordland for putting this together for us. Please note, some times and details may change due to weather or guest schedules. Schedule of Events for the 2015 NAFHA National Meeting – Updated March 26th April 10-12 San D...
by Fundad
March 26th, 2015, 7:04 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15
Replies: 5
Views: 3116

Re: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-1

Here is the updated Schedule, with a huge thanks to the CA Board Members and Jeff Nordland for putting this together for us. Please note, some times and details may change due to weather or guest schedules. Schedule of Events for the 2015 NAFHA National Meeting – Updated March 26th April 10-12 San D...
by Fundad
March 26th, 2015, 7:04 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15
Replies: 4
Views: 2971

Re: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-1

Here is the updated Schedule, with a huge thanks to the CA Board Members and Jeff Nordland for putting this together for us. Please note, some times and details may change due to weather or guest schedules. Schedule of Events for the 2015 NAFHA National Meeting – Updated March 26th April 10-12 San D...
by Fundad
March 26th, 2015, 7:04 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15
Replies: 3
Views: 2416

Re: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-1

Here is the updated Schedule, with a huge thanks to the CA Board Members and Jeff Nordland for putting this together for us. Please note, some times and details may change due to weather or guest schedules. Schedule of Events for the 2015 NAFHA National Meeting – Updated March 26th April 10-12 San D...
by Fundad
March 26th, 2015, 7:03 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15
Replies: 3
Views: 1896

Re: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-1

Here is the updated Schedule, with a huge thanks to the CA Board Members and Jeff Nordland for putting this together for us. Please note, some times and details may change due to weather or guest schedules. Schedule of Events for the 2015 NAFHA National Meeting – Updated March 26th April 10-12 San D...
by Fundad
March 26th, 2015, 7:03 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15
Replies: 11
Views: 4654

Re: The Cali Chapter NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-1

Here is the updated Schedule, with a huge thanks to the CA Board Members and Jeff Nordland for putting this together for us. Please note, some times and details may change due to weather or guest schedules. Schedule of Events for the 2015 NAFHA National Meeting – Updated March 26th April 10-12 San D...
by Fundad
March 26th, 2015, 7:02 pm
Forum: N.A.F.H.A. - Announcements/Inquiries
Topic: The Cali-National NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15
Replies: 14
Views: 8918

Re: The Cali-National NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-

Here is the updated Schedule, with a huge thanks to the CA Board Members and Jeff Nordland for putting this together for us. Please note, some times and details may change due to weather or guest schedules. Schedule of Events for the 2015 NAFHA National Meeting – Updated March 26th April 10-12 San D...
by Fundad
March 26th, 2015, 7:01 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Cali NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15 Updated
Replies: 157
Views: 41733

Re: The Cali NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15 Updat

Here is the updated Schedule, with a huge thanks to the CA Board Members and Jeff Nordland for putting this together for us. Please note, some times and details may change due to weather or guest schedules. Schedule of Events for the 2015 NAFHA National Meeting – Updated March 26th April 10-12 San D...
by Fundad
March 26th, 2015, 7:01 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Cali NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15 Updated
Replies: 157
Views: 41733

Re: The Cali NAFHA Event Fri 4-10-15 thru Sun 4-12-15 Updat

Hi Everyone,

I hope everyone is getting excited about attending the event.

Thanks to the CA Board Members and Jeff Nordland (Thanks Jeff :thumb: )

A Tentative schedule is posted..

Thank You
Brian Hinds
California Chapter President
by Fundad
March 25th, 2015, 9:44 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: NAFHA project on iNaturalist?
Replies: 2
Views: 779

Re: NAFHA project on iNaturalist?

I Love the way you think, just like me, when it comes to things like this.. :beer: inaturalist is a great citizen science database. I am in contact naturalist and Dr Greg Pauly and hopefully HERP and inaturalist will have some joint projects very soon.. Brian Hinds California Chapter President HERP ...
by Fundad
March 19th, 2015, 7:02 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Yolo Bypass Herp Survey - March 28
Replies: 29
Views: 6515

Re: Yolo Bypass Herp Survey - March 28

Reminder for this survey.. For those that may want to attend.

Thank you Dave for having us again.

:thumb:
Brian Hinds
California Chapter President
by Fundad
March 17th, 2015, 12:53 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2015 Data Contest Scorecard
Replies: 33
Views: 6367

Re: 2015 Data Contest Scorecard

Hey who you calling introvert? :x :lol:
by Fundad
March 17th, 2015, 10:30 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: San Joaquin Coachwhip
Replies: 11
Views: 2914

Re: San Joaquin Coachwhip

Sure is a pretty Pink SJ. :thumb:

Fundad