helping amphibians to survive

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Common Toads

Toad Pair
Male toad hitching a ride on a female toad

toads in bucket

The male toads develop black Nuptial Pads on their fingers during the breeding season and use them to tightly grasp the females (known as amplexus)

Nuptial pads

toad spawn

toadspawn
Toad Spawn

Toads in pond
Some toads just released into the pond

Common Newts

Common Newt
Common Newt

Great Crested Newts

Great Crested Newt
Great Crested newt

Great Crested newt

Great Created Newt - Male

Frogs

Frog with spawn by John Bennett

Frog Ball