If you are frogging you often need beanie! and your wet weather gear. Its best when wet hence in the colder winter-time in south-west WA.
I am learning heaps about the habits of frogs and below are frogs I have found so far.
Autumn Breeders – in hope for winter rains
- Bleating Froglet Crinia pseudinsignifera
- on top boulder rock – in May – not confirmed yet
- seen Mundaring Nearer to Nature pond – in May
- Found associated with granite
Winter Breeders – Soggy & Boggy
- Slender Tree Frog Litoria adelaidensis
- Wellard Alcoa Wetland – June after Cold Fronts – calling floating in water among reeds – hard to spot – easy to hear calls
- Squelching Froglet Crinia insignifera
- Wellard Alcoa Wetland – June after Cold Fronts – call from shallow water or in sodden vegetation – havent been able to spot yet – easy to hear calls
- Quacking Frog (almost like duck) Crinia georgiana – shallow water and seeps
- Boulder Rock – seep breeder – tadpoles develop quickly as water so shallow
- Lesmurdie Falls – heard on wet early June night – female? Found on path
- Whistlepipe Gully – seen in late May – rainy night