Author Archives: Christoph Promberger

AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES OF LEAOTA MOUNTAINS

Leaota Mountain shelters a high number of amphibians and reptiles, and the temporary ponds from the river sides and forests are important breeding sites for many amphibians such as toads and newts. Until now, our researchers identified over 8 amphibian and over 7 reptile species on the Wildland properties. Fire Salamander (Salamandra salamandra), Common NewtRead more

SPRING ARRIVAL IN LEAOTA MOUNTAINS

April time is spring time. Whilst the tops of the mountains are still snow-covered, there is full spring in the lower parts of the mountain. The early flowers started to cover the forest ground, and rivers are thriving with new life. The breading season of amphibians is now fully underway and the mountain toads alreadyRead more