Yellow Spotted Salamander – 3/23/10
Observer: Rita Corey
Observation Date: 3/23/10
Observation Time: 10:00 p.m.
Observation Location: Between 268 & 281 Mountain St, going west to east
Common Name: Yellow Spotted Salamander
Scientific Name: Ambystoma maculatum
Comments: Was it the same one I had seen the night before crossing the road? I suspect there are lots of them! Gave a note to all neighbors on Mountain St from Hampton Rd to dirt road to be on the lookout as they drive home on rainy nights.
More Information: Read about the salamander migration at Moose Hill in 2008.