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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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Watch out for tadpoles

  Now is the time of year you can witness tadpoles if your lucky enough to have pond in your garden or at school. We recently went pond dipping at D’Auvergne school where we found loads of tadpoles in the first stage of their development

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Jersey Toadwatch – Get involved 2017!

The Jersey toad (Bufo spinosus, known locally as the Crapaud) has an iconic status and was once a familiar sight in island ponds and waterways. Recently numbers have declined and so, since 2005, conservationists have been using information from Jersey residents to

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