under a pile of lumber that was being moved. moved it to a shady location nearby.
Only the second time I've ever had one give me the whole defensive posture/white goo treatment.
orange newt in a cave- possibly Taricha torosa sierrae - Sierra Newt
Ensatina eschscholtzii (commonly known by its genus name, Ensatina) is a complex of plethodontid (lungless) salamanders found in coniferous forests, oak woodland and chaparral from British Columbia, through Washington, Oregon, across California (where all seven subspecies variations are located), all the way down to Baja California in Mexico.