alone in pond, pond had a very low water height, almost looked like it was sunbathing, a rock was turned over revealing at least 100 baby newts were under it, clear skies, about 78 out
Found in pound about one for deep. Surrounded by oaks and penny royal. Red algae grow on other side.
Heading out of the water.
Males in aquatic phase.
The California newt or orange-bellied newt, with scientific name Taricha torosa, is a newt found mainly in California, Western North America.