Species Highlights:

California Tiger Salamander

2008

 
 

Jeff Wilcox, our Reserve Steward, and a superb outdoor photographer, shares a few of his images of one of his favorite animals at Blue Oak Ranch Reserve, the California Tiger Salamander, Ambystoma californiense, a Federally-listed Threatened Species.  This gallery will take you on a phenology tour, documenting the complete life cycle of this fascinating and beautiful animal.