herping in the midwest

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eliherps
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herping in the midwest

Post by eliherps » July 14th, 2018, 7:01 pm

last year i caught a pickerel frog at a park in illinois called apple river canyon. they are very rare at that edge of the range, and im going again on the 15th of july. ill try to catch :thumb: one and get a picture, wish me luck!

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Re: herping in the midwest

Post by Kelly Mc » July 16th, 2018, 6:17 am

Good luck! Hope you are in for a great trip!

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Re: herping in the midwest

Post by the_cw1 » July 17th, 2018, 7:19 am

Good luck! At least in Michigan, cool, clear water was the best place to find pickerel frogs. :)

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Re: herping in the midwest

Post by eliherps » July 21st, 2018, 9:27 am

I'm back!

i didn't find anything worth getting pictures of, but i did HEAR a pickerel frog. i only heard 1 though, so the population is probably minimal in that area.

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