Red-Legged Frog (Rana aurora) from Oneonta Gorge, Oregon
This 2.5" frog leapt away when I walked on the grass near it, covering several yards in seconds. It felt safe when its head was covered by a leaf, and allowed me to photograph it. This forest of mixed conifers is right by Chimacum Creek.
This 2.5" Northern red-legged frog (Rana aurora) jumped away from me beside Anderson Lake.
Not really sure what kind of frogs is
The northern red-legged frog (Rana aurora) is a species of amphibian, whose range is the coastal region stretching from southwest British Columbia to southern Mendocino County in Northern California, and is protected in British Columbia, Oregon and California. As a member of the genus Rana, this species is considered a true frog, with characteristic smooth skin and a narrow waist. This frog requires still waters for breeding, and is rarely found at any great distance from...