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by simpleyork
June 19th, 2017, 6:43 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Oak ridge Tennessee
Replies: 1
Views: 1199

Oak ridge Tennessee

Out in Oak ridge Tennessee for work, if anyone is up for herping I'm usually off by 5:30
by simpleyork
April 12th, 2017, 6:34 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Start of the year
Replies: 0
Views: 2486

Start of the year

I've recently taken up a job that requires me to travel. So here are some of the first herps of the year, found in Massachusetts. Redbacked salamanders. http://i1015.photobucket.com/albums/af276/simpleyork/IMG_1837_zps5n3wxqhl.jpg http://i1015.photobucket.com/albums/af276/simpleyork/IMG_1838_zpsmzjd...
by simpleyork
April 12th, 2017, 5:53 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Quick work trip to Hadley Massachusetts
Replies: 1
Views: 1129

Quick work trip to Hadley Massachusetts

Im from the rocky mnt chapter, in two weeks ill be in Hadley MA for work , but should have a few hours on the 22 of April to herp some in the afternoon. Was wondering how hard it is to find newts( only time I've seen newts was in Ukraine over ren years ago). I was in Hadley this past weekend and fli...
by simpleyork
March 16th, 2017, 10:38 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Nevada Bioblitz 13-17 April 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 2181

Re: Nevada Bioblitz 13-17 April 2017

Wish I could make this, school though gets in the way
by simpleyork
November 13th, 2016, 10:13 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: headed to Texas this weekend-any suggestions
Replies: 3
Views: 1945

Re: headed to Texas this weekend-any suggestions

Id be up for anything really, though hognose, anoles, and copperheads would be awesome to see
by simpleyork
November 13th, 2016, 8:39 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: headed to Texas this weekend-any suggestions
Replies: 3
Views: 1945

headed to Texas this weekend-any suggestions

Ill be down in new New Braunfels this weekend for work, but will have some time to spend herping, wondering if there are any good locations near there to see any herps?
by simpleyork
October 27th, 2016, 11:29 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: House geckos in el paso?
Replies: 0
Views: 4970

House geckos in el paso?

Im from the rocky mountain chapter, but in El Paso for the weekend for work. Just wondering if there are any house gecko populations near the west side on Remcon Circle.
by simpleyork
September 23rd, 2016, 1:28 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Year is off to a good start.
Replies: 8
Views: 3228

Re: Year is off to a good start.

utah
by simpleyork
May 14th, 2016, 12:01 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Year is off to a good start.
Replies: 8
Views: 3228

Re: My Spring Trip

Thanks,
by simpleyork
May 13th, 2016, 1:35 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: so far so good this year
Replies: 3
Views: 2424

Re: so far so good this year

I really like the coloring on the larger mountain kingsnake. Love all the night snakes!
by simpleyork
May 13th, 2016, 11:43 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Year is off to a good start.
Replies: 8
Views: 3228

Re: My Spring Trip

I still need a live patchnose, and a cali king for the reptiles.
by simpleyork
May 7th, 2016, 5:07 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Year is off to a good start.
Replies: 8
Views: 3228

Re: My Spring Trip

Started working on records, got the blind snakes vouchered already.

Yah it was awesome the first snake we saw down in that area was a leafnose, then seeing two more after that was icing on the cake.
by simpleyork
May 7th, 2016, 5:00 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: A day to remember - milk flip-a-thon
Replies: 12
Views: 5462

Re: A day to remember - milk flip-a-thon

Great finds Jimi, I drove through that range last fall hoping to find a good place to flip for ringnecks. Found a few places that looked good.
by simpleyork
May 6th, 2016, 1:00 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Year is off to a good start.
Replies: 8
Views: 3228

Year is off to a good start.

http://i1015.photobucket.com/albums/af276/simpleyork/Mobile%20Uploads/IMG_20160521_163544_zpspvbwyaw2.jpg http://i1015.photobucket.com/albums/af276/simpleyork/Mobile%20Uploads/IMG_20160521_165759_zpsbc8w3eok.jpg Took my oldest out to go rock flipping for his Bday. http://i1015.photobucket.com/album...
by simpleyork
March 6th, 2016, 12:08 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: lousy cell pic of my 1st herp this season
Replies: 3
Views: 1842

Re: lousy cell pic of my 1st herp this season

Nice, can't wait to find some herps. Did find a garter snake a few weeks ago in my backyard but that has been it.
by simpleyork
December 12th, 2015, 1:04 pm
Forum: Herpetoculture Forum
Topic: "bioactive setups"
Replies: 7
Views: 4464

Re: "bioactive setups"

I do for my monitors, can't beat two feet of dirt In a larger enclosure. . . Unless you put more than that. Just a pain to haul in two tons of dirt into the basement using 5 gallon buckets initially, but worth the effort.
by simpleyork
December 4th, 2015, 7:45 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Elections
Replies: 21
Views: 7534

Re: Elections

I like Thom's nominations
by simpleyork
November 20th, 2015, 7:04 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2015 Photos
Replies: 17
Views: 4823

Re: 2015 Photos

Maybe it is a z. That was just vacationing. It definitely had some very nice banding indeed.
by simpleyork
November 19th, 2015, 11:39 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2015 Photos
Replies: 17
Views: 4823

Re: 2015 Photos

Pyro my bad, get scientific names mixed up
by simpleyork
November 18th, 2015, 7:27 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2015 Photos
Replies: 17
Views: 4823

Re: 2015 Photos

The easterns collards are awesome. Been forever since I've looked for those. Great post.
by simpleyork
September 8th, 2015, 11:14 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Recent Trip
Replies: 6
Views: 1998

Re: Recent Trip

The green screen was just set behind them for aftereffects editing.
by simpleyork
September 8th, 2015, 7:56 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Recent Trip
Replies: 6
Views: 1998

Re: Recent Trip

Hey Brian, I was only able to label them with species they are, as I forgot to ask them their names.
by simpleyork
September 7th, 2015, 6:38 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Recent Trip
Replies: 6
Views: 1998

Recent Trip

some recent finds Sidewinder http://i1015.photobucket.com/albums/af276/simpleyork/IMG_5052_zpslfc1sawa.jpg Speckled http://i1015.photobucket.com/albums/af276/simpleyork/IMG_5075_zpshp2kufyx.jpg Speckled http://i1015.photobucket.com/albums/af276/simpleyork/IMG_5093_zpskwmderyn.jpg Speckled http://i10...
by simpleyork
May 27th, 2015, 5:05 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: A few herps from this past weekend
Replies: 4
Views: 1929

Re: A few herps from this past weekend

It's a different one Brian. I ended up taking my family to Nevada in hopes to find either a live Lyre or Leafnose. It was found after calling it a night due to tired wife and kids, as we were headed back to camp. Wish I could say this was in Utah, but figured my chances of finding one there was slim...
by simpleyork
May 26th, 2015, 11:07 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Please help me identify this rattlesnake
Replies: 3
Views: 1672

Re: Please help me identify this rattlesnake

Sidewinder, love those buggers.
by simpleyork
May 25th, 2015, 10:07 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: A few herps from this past weekend
Replies: 4
Views: 1929

A few herps from this past weekend

I decided to take my family out of town camping for the weekend. We were able to find a few herps while out, though few photos were taken due to hauling 6,5,3,2, and a 1 year old around. list of herps seen Lyre Snake(lifer)- 1 Gopher snakes- 2 Speckled Rattler- 1 SideWinders- 3 Chuckwallas- 3 Sidebl...
by simpleyork
May 2nd, 2015, 8:27 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: fun trip
Replies: 5
Views: 2046

fun trip

spent the past few days south of home hoping to cross some more herps of my list for seen in the wild. It was well worth the time and money spent list of seen tigerwhiptail striped whiptail (lifer) sideblotched desert collard sagebrush westernfence desert spiny desert horned lizard Gila monster (lif...
by simpleyork
April 20th, 2015, 7:56 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: springbreak with my fam
Replies: 10
Views: 2768

Re: springbreak with my fam

Thanks.
by simpleyork
April 13th, 2015, 8:09 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: springbreak with my fam
Replies: 10
Views: 2768

Re: springbreak with my fam

Same here dead joshua trees
by simpleyork
April 13th, 2015, 7:45 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: springbreak with my fam
Replies: 10
Views: 2768

Re: springbreak with my fam

wish I could just cross a few others off my list, think this put me at 30 ground snakes on the dot
by simpleyork
April 12th, 2015, 6:07 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: springbreak with my fam
Replies: 10
Views: 2768

springbreak with my fam

decided with the end of springbreak coming to take the wife and kids south for a few days, we got in late and after setting up camp dragged my 2 year old down to the stream to see what frogs were croaking. Turned out to be pacific tree frogs, and woodhouse toads http://i1015.photobucket.com/albums/a...
by simpleyork
April 6th, 2015, 8:34 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: quick get away
Replies: 3
Views: 1633

quick get away

sorry about the weak photos, my kids kept running off. flipped a fiver http://i1015.photobucket.com/albums/af276/simpleyork/IMG_4296_zpsfo9w35ot.jpg and a twoer http://i1015.photobucket.com/albums/af276/simpleyork/IMG_4313_zps9rkclkmc.jpg and plenty of singles http://i1015.photobucket.com/albums/af2...
by simpleyork
April 1st, 2015, 9:06 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Another one checked off the list
Replies: 4
Views: 1643

Re: Another one checked off the list

dang Rye! Good job!, maybe i'll have to go soon, was thinking to head down there begining of may but it may get too warm, guess school break is next week
by simpleyork
March 27th, 2015, 7:11 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: First snakes of the year for my family LIFERS
Replies: 7
Views: 2224

Re: First snakes of the year for my family LIFERS

Thanks, its been nice having my kids with me when off been finding lifers.
by simpleyork
March 26th, 2015, 5:15 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: First snakes of the year for my family LIFERS
Replies: 7
Views: 2224

Re: First snakes of the year for my family LIFERS

North, most of the others we found also were fat from food, hopefully with bullfrog tadpoles. All females best I could tell.
by simpleyork
March 25th, 2015, 7:40 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: First snakes of the year for my family LIFERS
Replies: 7
Views: 2224

First snakes of the year for my family LIFERS

With the warm weather I dragged my family out to the marsh to go look for Valley garters, as I had yet to ever see any. Found 10- valleys 1- Green racer 1- wandering garter handful of bullfrogs and heard plenty of chorus frogs http://i1015.photobucket.com/albums/af276/simpleyork/11047934_98881817446...
by simpleyork
March 16th, 2015, 8:00 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Good rubber boa weather
Replies: 17
Views: 4436

Re: Good rubber boa weather

still need to get this whole walking them or flipping them thing down, spent a few hours looking to no avail, guess I found out where they weren't.
by simpleyork
March 13th, 2015, 4:36 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Good rubber boa weather
Replies: 17
Views: 4436

Re: Good rubber boa weather

Sweet, going to have to try for them, should have plenty of time being a stay at home dad now.
by simpleyork
March 9th, 2015, 7:33 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Some Early Season Finds
Replies: 4
Views: 1729

Re: Some Early Season Finds

awesome, hope i get some time out this coming weekend, as the last five days off I got stuck remodeling the front room for my wife.
by simpleyork
February 26th, 2015, 2:12 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: early survey of your interest - pyros in the west desert?
Replies: 31
Views: 7815

Re: early survey of your interest - pyros in the west desert

Cabin, you say? Trout, hum? Soooo in if I don't have to work!
by simpleyork
February 9th, 2015, 4:18 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: First snakes of the year
Replies: 8
Views: 2441

Re: First snakes of the year

should have wed-sun off so I'll be out sometime to look.
by simpleyork
February 9th, 2015, 8:31 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: First snakes of the year
Replies: 8
Views: 2441

Re: First snakes of the year

sweet, may have to try my luck next sunday for valleys never seen any yet.
by simpleyork
February 4th, 2015, 4:00 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: early survey of your interest - pyros in the west desert?
Replies: 31
Views: 7815

Re: early survey of your interest - pyros in the west desert

that sounds like it would be a blast Jimi, count me in!!!
by simpleyork
January 14th, 2015, 8:56 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Rocky Mountain NAFHA in 2014 - complete list
Replies: 6
Views: 1902

Re: Rocky Mountain NAFHA in 2014 - complete list

not official chapter trips but Rye and I both spent time in St. George, find quite the array of herps. I do believe all were entered into the data base
by simpleyork
January 14th, 2015, 8:08 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Election for Conservation Officer
Replies: 2
Views: 1080

Re: Election for Conservation Officer

now that looks like a "monopoly" poll lol
by simpleyork
January 2nd, 2015, 6:37 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2015 Officer List
Replies: 10
Views: 2051

Re: 2015 Officer List

same as Bryan here
by simpleyork
December 15th, 2014, 2:46 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Silver State as I saw it 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 2293

Re: The Silver State as I saw it 2014

nice!! thanks for posting!
by simpleyork
November 28th, 2014, 4:54 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Question re: nightsnakes and western skinks in WA/BC
Replies: 4
Views: 1357

Re: Question re: nightsnakes and western skinks in WA/BC

There does not need to be a plentiful amount of lizards for nightsnakes. I have one in my care that would not take anything other then rubber boas for the longest time, it is now on gartersnakes as well, it was collected is an area that does not have a very high concentration of lizards but tons of ...
by simpleyork
November 4th, 2014, 11:11 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Thailand Question
Replies: 12
Views: 4455

Re: Thailand Question

not sure yet, Def. Bangkok, still talking with my friend from work to see what he thinks. he mentioned the Rose Garden, and Safari world, but I would love to see some wildlife in the forests not just at tourist attractions.