Wetland field work in Southern Illinois

Here are some photos from field work this summer in Illinois, with the Matthews Lab, at the University of Illinois. 

Mitigation bank in Franklin County, Illinois. 

Dusk at a mitigation bank in Franklin County Illinois

One of the several box turtles I found this spring and summer

Juvenile spring peeper at a wetland mitigation site in Saline County

Really impressive-looking spider protecting its egg sac, climbing on a silver maple. At a wetland mitigation site in Saline County (Illinois).

Heading out at dusk, just before a storm rolled in. 

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