Monthly Archives: January 2018

Guide to Jersey Amphibians

In Jersey, you can find three species of Amphibians; the Spiny Toad (known locally as the Crapaud or the Jersey Toad), Palmate Newt and lastly the Agile Frog.  Heres a handy guide to help you identify these species. Crapaud (Bufo

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Toad Watch 2018

Toad watch is a joint initiative between us, the Jersey Biodiversity Centre, the Jersey Amphibian and Reptile Group (JARG) and the Department of the Environment. These three groups are working to monitor and protect Jersey’s toad, Bufo spinosus by recording sightings of the animal at all life

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Banded Centipede Identification

Here’s a simple species to identify from our centipede training 2017. The Banded Centipede (Lithobius veriegatus) can be identified apart from other centipedes as it has purple bands on its legs and centrally along its back. We are hoping to

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