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by kyle loucks
February 3rd, 2016, 3:14 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Database Entry Levels - Updated on 1-6-15
Replies: 9
Views: 6722

Re: Database Entry Levels - Updated on 1-6-15

Thanks for posting Brian!
by kyle loucks
January 26th, 2016, 5:53 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Post your 1 best photo from 2015!
Replies: 61
Views: 34079

Re: Post your 1 best photo from 2015!

One of personal favorites from 2015
Eastern Hognose - Heterodon platyrhinos

Imageh12 by krloucks, on Flickr
by kyle loucks
January 9th, 2016, 1:01 pm
Forum: N.A.F.H.A. - Announcements/Inquiries
Topic: Like Field Herping?
Replies: 12
Views: 14179

Re: Like Field Herping?

I hit 4 new counties in NC in October, and have my eyes on a few more for spring.
by kyle loucks
November 8th, 2015, 11:52 am
Forum: N.A.F.H.A. - Announcements/Inquiries
Topic: Massachusetts is DONE!
Replies: 12
Views: 13309

Re: Massachusetts is DONE!

Great job Brian...excellent detective work and communication.
by kyle loucks
September 5th, 2015, 9:05 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: For Kent
Replies: 8
Views: 3693

Re: For Kent

Prayers for peace for all whose lives were touched by Kent. We interacted infrequently, but knew him as a gentle, learned man.
Kyle
by kyle loucks
February 18th, 2015, 1:18 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Request for help on an ambitious plan
Replies: 13
Views: 6005

Re: Request for help on an ambitious plan

Pretty much the same dates I have.
by kyle loucks
January 2nd, 2015, 3:02 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Andrea & Mike's 2014 Wrap-up - The Snakes
Replies: 6
Views: 3202

Re: Andrea & Mike's 2014 Wrap-up - The Snakes

Awesome year! That kingsnake is smokin!
by kyle loucks
December 31st, 2014, 1:20 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 3,665 records in 30 days
Replies: 8
Views: 3556

Re: 3,665 records in 30 days

Using the camera on the phone sometimes sucks up too much battery but its convenient. I like to edit/crop my photos first anyway. So I entere the record sans pic then edit the record later.
by kyle loucks
December 17th, 2014, 3:46 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Northeast NAFHA accomplishments in 2014 - complete list
Replies: 18
Views: 5589

Re: Northeast NAFHA chapter accomplishments in 2014 - more i

Bob and I discovered an Andy Wolfe found a 'dor' Eastern earth snake leading to the discovery of 3 more individuals marking the first time in 50 years the species was observed in the state. Bob F. and I found the third individual.
I had a few other events in 2014.
by kyle loucks
December 17th, 2014, 3:41 pm
Forum: N.A.F.H.A. - Announcements/Inquiries
Topic: New Data Request - December 15th, 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 2913

Re: New Data Request - December 15th, 2014

Here is where positive ID's are important. Check your data!
by kyle loucks
December 10th, 2014, 2:05 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 3,665 records in 30 days
Replies: 8
Views: 3556

Re: 3,665 records in 30 days

The app is awesome IMO. I dont usually take photos for it, but I capture the record with it. Then its one button for the synchronization. I edit my photos before adding to the db. Folks should consider doing the same. especially cropping your photo. Also, putting your records in the db within a day ...
by kyle loucks
December 10th, 2014, 2:01 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: salamander migration
Replies: 61
Views: 18667

Re: salamander migration

I'm saying a week earlier, March 11th.
by kyle loucks
December 10th, 2014, 1:00 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2014 in Photography (mainly Northern California)
Replies: 30
Views: 13185

Re: 2014 in Photography (mainly Northern California)

Awesome post Marisa, and as someone said earlier, photos like these are why I am embarrassed to post! Nice work!
by kyle loucks
September 6th, 2014, 8:23 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: August Species Count
Replies: 7
Views: 3358

Re: August Species Count

Delaware Anaxyrus fowleri 1 Plestiodon fasciatus 1 Lithobates palustris 1 Maryland Coluber constrictor constrictor 3 Anaxyrus fowleri 2 Sceloporus undulatus 2 Diadophis punctatus 2 Storeria dekayi dekayi 1 Plestiodon fasciatus 1 Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis 1 Carphophis amoenus amoenus 1 Virginia v...
by kyle loucks
July 20th, 2014, 2:18 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Questions from your President
Replies: 43
Views: 12651

Re: Questions from your President

If it were just as easy to post photos here as it is on FB... Still a member of NAFHA, still a member of HERP and will always submit records to the database. Requests still come in so there is a use for our citizen science.
by kyle loucks
June 29th, 2014, 4:23 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Road cruising for Copperheads in the North
Replies: 16
Views: 6355

Re: Road cruising for Copperheads in the North

Imagenj copper by krloucks

My only road cruised copperhead in New Jersey.
by kyle loucks
April 20th, 2014, 9:12 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Headless, Tailless Snake ID
Replies: 8
Views: 3342

Re: Headless, Tailless Snake ID

save it?
by kyle loucks
April 18th, 2014, 3:37 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Sirtalis Tail Question
Replies: 4
Views: 1665

Re: Sirtalis Tail Question

Be looking for a white pre-ocular scale and the lateral stripe a little higher for sauritus.
by kyle loucks
April 5th, 2014, 4:49 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Are "New" Leopard Frogs in Massachusetts?
Replies: 14
Views: 4945

Re: Are "New" Leopard Frogs in Massachusetts?

Gonna range down to Maryland as well.
by kyle loucks
January 26th, 2014, 3:38 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: State-by-State Status of County Records on H.E.R.P.
Replies: 11
Views: 6196

Re: State-by-State Status of County Records on H.E.R.P.

Piedmont is a tough sell, no one wants to go look for the common stuff. I plan on a trip to those "white" counties in the spring.
by kyle loucks
January 26th, 2014, 3:35 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: the South Philly Herper
Replies: 13
Views: 3173

Re: the South Philly Herper

PARS needs Philly herpers!
by kyle loucks
January 18th, 2014, 12:31 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Red Salamander Eggs
Replies: 7
Views: 2942

Re: Red Salamander Eggs

Wow, that is a first!
by kyle loucks
January 9th, 2014, 5:15 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Vermont Herps Wrong Number
Replies: 4
Views: 2125

Re: Vermont Herps Wrong Number

I'm kind of intrigued about the chinese history thing...
by kyle loucks
January 3rd, 2014, 11:42 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: January Species Counts
Replies: 8
Views: 2644

Re: January Species Counts

1-1-14 08:05 Bucks co.
2- two-line sals.
by kyle loucks
January 2nd, 2014, 3:38 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Well, we fell a little short...
Replies: 5
Views: 2236

Re: Well, we fell a little short...

08:05 Eastern time!
by kyle loucks
December 25th, 2013, 5:52 pm
Forum: N.A.F.H.A. - Announcements/Inquiries
Topic: 4,000 Record Club
Replies: 32
Views: 12606

Re: 4,000 Record Club

We need folks to fill in the gaps. Record those common species, go where the entries are lacking and get quality vouchers.
by kyle loucks
December 25th, 2013, 5:47 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: December Species Counts
Replies: 5
Views: 1968

Re: December Species Counts

12-22-13

Delmarva

New Jersey chorus frogs, aor and calling
Peepers aor and calling
Bullfrogs
Greenfrogs
s. Leopard frogs
pickeral frogs
Wood frogs
Gray treefrogs i am calling copes for the db

Four Toed salamander
Marbled salamanders
Redbacked salamanders
by kyle loucks
December 18th, 2013, 5:10 pm
Forum: N.A.F.H.A. - Announcements/Inquiries
Topic: Its official - HERP is now a Nonprofit
Replies: 22
Views: 7778

Re: Its official - HERP is now a Nonprofit

Sound great Nate! Good work everyone!
by kyle loucks
December 14th, 2013, 10:15 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: End of the Year 2013... #11 - SNAKES (Non-venomous)
Replies: 9
Views: 3457

Re: End of the Year 2013... #11 - SNAKES (Non-venomous)

Pantherophis alleghaniensis
NC
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Storeria dekayi
before
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after
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by kyle loucks
December 14th, 2013, 10:02 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: End of the Year 2013... #10 - CAUDATES
Replies: 12
Views: 3715

Re: End of the Year 2013... #10 - CAUDATES

Plethodon cinereus

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by kyle loucks
December 14th, 2013, 9:54 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: End of the Year 2013... #9 - HERP IN HABITAT
Replies: 20
Views: 5724

Re: End of the Year 2013... #9 - HERP IN HABITAT

horridus
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H. andersoni

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H. versicolor

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by kyle loucks
December 2nd, 2013, 3:34 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: End of the Year 2013, Let's Keep it Going... #7 - ANURANS
Replies: 13
Views: 3217

Re: End of the Year 2013, Let's Keep it Going... #7 - ANURAN

Their call is the same as the north jersey frogs. Not sure if genetics were done yet. A local vernal pool biologist who works for nj dnr believes them to be the new species.
by kyle loucks
November 28th, 2013, 5:12 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Best winter finds?
Replies: 30
Views: 7760

Re: Best winter finds?

With a little work, salamanders can always be found.

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by kyle loucks
November 28th, 2013, 8:03 am
Forum: N.A.F.H.A. - Announcements/Inquiries
Topic: Just some neat data
Replies: 11
Views: 6125

Re: Just some neat data

Interesting look!
by kyle loucks
November 28th, 2013, 6:48 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: End of the Year 2013, Let's Keep it Going... #7 - ANURANS
Replies: 13
Views: 3217

Re: End of the Year 2013, Let's Keep it Going... #7 - ANURAN

Couple of PA Endangered species... cell phone pics, cause you never find them when you are actually looking for them. Southern (soon to be renamed) Leopard Frog http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3767/11101416284_0860da7e4e.jpg Northern Cricket Frog, found in several locations. http://farm8.staticflickr....
by kyle loucks
November 28th, 2013, 5:52 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: End of the Year 2012, Let's Keep it Going... #6 - LIZARDS
Replies: 11
Views: 3421

Re: End of the Year 2012, Let's Keep it Going... #6 - LIZARD

North Carolina... guess the species.

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My favorite lizard find was this five lined skink... a Pa state record for the county.
Nice little population discovered...

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by kyle loucks
November 23rd, 2013, 12:50 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: End of the Year 2013... #4 - MORBIDITY
Replies: 12
Views: 4066

Re: End of the Year 2013... #4 - MORBIDITY

Only hog this year...
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Not how you want to find them...


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by kyle loucks
November 23rd, 2013, 12:35 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: End of the Year 2013, Let's Keep it Going... #3 - TURTLES
Replies: 27
Views: 6160

Re: End of the Year 2013, Let's Keep it Going... #3 - TURTLE

My favorite turtle was my first turtle.... found in March.
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by kyle loucks
November 23rd, 2013, 12:24 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Nominations for 2014 Northeast Chapter President
Replies: 14
Views: 5099

Re: Nominations for 2014 Northeast Chapter President

Would that make you first lady?
by kyle loucks
November 22nd, 2013, 2:33 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: November Species Counts
Replies: 20
Views: 5569

Re: November Species Counts

So you have to ask yourself, how an intergrade would end up here. stick with slider.
by kyle loucks
November 16th, 2013, 9:32 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: End of the Year 2013... #2 - LAMEST LIFER
Replies: 24
Views: 7680

Re: End of the Year 2013... #2 - LAMEST LIFER

That is a great shot!
by kyle loucks
November 15th, 2013, 1:24 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: End of the Year 2013... #1 - FAVORITE FIND
Replies: 32
Views: 9363

Re: End of the Year 2013... #1 - FAVORITE FIND

I hope to do NC in the spring as well.
by kyle loucks
November 15th, 2013, 1:19 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: End of the Year 2013... #2 - LAMEST LIFER
Replies: 24
Views: 7680

Re: End of the Year 2013... #2 - LAMEST LIFER

http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5532/9921890706_90e81326f8_c.jpg I know what you're thinkin, it's just a stupid Two-lined, the most common salamander ever... I couldn't even get a good photo. http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8251/8524994305_1289e09ae1_c.jpg Actually, if you could see the rear feet, you ...
by kyle loucks
November 15th, 2013, 1:06 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: End of the Year 2013... #2 - LAMEST LIFER
Replies: 24
Views: 7680

Re: End of the Year 2013... #2 - LAMEST LIFER

I love night snakes!
by kyle loucks
November 13th, 2013, 5:43 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: End of the Year 2013... #1 - FAVORITE FIND
Replies: 32
Views: 9363

Re: End of the Year 2013... #1 - FAVORITE FIND

I was fortunate enough to add a few lifers to my list this year and I had a great time finding different things on the NAFHA trip this year. But one of my favorite finds this year was actually a common animal. One of my quests this year is to find an eastern earth snake in Pennsylvania. I have spent...
by kyle loucks
November 10th, 2013, 6:22 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: How to Get and Enter Massive Quantities of Data
Replies: 2
Views: 1474

Re: How to Get and Enter Massive Quantities of Data

That's awesome Brian.
by kyle loucks
November 1st, 2013, 5:14 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Nominations for 2014 Northeast Chapter President
Replies: 14
Views: 5099

Re: Nominations for 2014 Northeast Chapter President

spinifer wrote:I say its about time we have a female President. I nominate Andrea.
I like it!
by kyle loucks
October 28th, 2013, 1:56 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Herpmapper is operating
Replies: 58
Views: 19361

Re: Herpmapper is operating

I thought this was still in test mode