Category: Field Notes

Creatures of Arkansas’ Tallgrass Prairies

Arkansas’ once-vast prairies are home to a variety of reptile and amphibian species, many of which are threatened by habitat loss. University of Arkansas researchers have spent the last two summers looking for reclusive creatures in the state’s remaining prairies.

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Tallying Arkansas’ Turtles

Freshwater turtle populations are declining worldwide due to harvest for the food and pet markets. A team of U of A researchers is working to determine how many are left in the Arkansas Delta and what effect harvest has on their numbers.

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