Rancho Cañada del Oro
Distant view; submerged.
Rock pile road mile marker 15.02
A migrating California Newt (Taricha torosa) eating an earthworm.
Video here: flic.kr/p/D2jtnw
Saw dozens of these tonight, making their exceptionally slow way to their breeding pools.
Ash8 mtn test
Lots of newt activity in this pond.
The California newt or orange-bellied newt, with scientific name Taricha torosa, is a newt species endemic to California, in the Western United States.