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by brick911
September 3rd, 2013, 4:59 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Eastern Hognose Radio-tracking (video)
Replies: 9
Views: 2751

Re: Eastern Hognose Radio-tracking (video)

Awesome stuff John. How many are you tracking this year, if you're at liberty to share?
by brick911
September 3rd, 2013, 4:58 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: NJ Scarlet
Replies: 9
Views: 2123

Re: NJ Scarlet

I've never seen so much white on any scarlet posted. Thanks for sharing. Great find AND great coloration.
by brick911
September 3rd, 2013, 4:56 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Newly hatched Duskies!
Replies: 9
Views: 1590

Re: Newly hatched Duskies!

So cool.
by brick911
September 3rd, 2013, 4:55 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Both ends of the Spectrum
Replies: 14
Views: 2647

Re: Both ends of the Spectrum

I love the pipiens! Nice to see a post from you, Mike!
by brick911
August 27th, 2013, 11:40 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Black-Eyed Toads of Bristol County, MA
Replies: 17
Views: 4756

Re: The Black-Eyed Toads of Bristol County, MA

Yeah a little. But honestly, no joking around - These are more intriguing.
by brick911
August 27th, 2013, 11:32 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Black-Eyed Toads of Bristol County, MA
Replies: 17
Views: 4756

Re: The Black-Eyed Toads of Bristol County, MA

Dang. kricket beat me to it. I was gonna say the same exact thing though!

Andrea/Mike - These are about as cool as toads can get without them being a spadefoot.
by brick911
August 18th, 2013, 3:55 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: August Species Counts
Replies: 28
Views: 6496

Re: August Species Counts

Florida 8-14...

Invasives, invasives, and invasives.
by brick911
August 12th, 2013, 6:46 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: CA vs. NE chapter data contest
Replies: 96
Views: 14600

Re: CA vs. NE chapter data contest

hellihooks wrote:and the only score I would care enough about to get my stuff entered.
That's an odd statement coming from a veteran who is supposed to "get it." I'm confused by you Jim, but please - don't bother. I'm sure you are a great guy, but as far as all this, I'm just at a loss.
by brick911
August 2nd, 2013, 7:53 am
Forum: FHF Image Lab
Topic: Rebel T5i of EOS 60D
Replies: 14
Views: 6543

Re: Rebel T5i of EOS 60D

I haven't looked at an LCD to take pictures in four years. I could see the benefit of what you are saying. I'll make sure to play with a model that has that. Thanks!
by brick911
August 2nd, 2013, 7:29 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: CA vs. NE chapter data contest
Replies: 96
Views: 14600

Re: CA vs. NE chapter data contest

Jim, nobody has raised any concerns in my chapter. I haven't gone around individually and addressed them. There was a post, the same as here - if anybody wanted to voice concerns. You brought up Hubbs on February 25th in my thread. At that point, you seemed more light-hearted about it. You brought h...
by brick911
August 2nd, 2013, 6:19 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: CA vs. NE chapter data contest
Replies: 96
Views: 14600

Re: CA vs. NE chapter data contest

The problem with this contest is it was just a friendly way for Fundad, me, and a few other officers to bet against each other and donate a little money to charity. The fact that this has become such a headache is just ridiculous to me. At this point, I just feel like sending my $25 to Fundad's char...
by brick911
August 2nd, 2013, 6:10 am
Forum: FHF Image Lab
Topic: Rebel T5i of EOS 60D
Replies: 14
Views: 6543

Re: Rebel T5i of EOS 60D

Hmm... Thanks for the tips. I might check out the T3i as well as it seems I can save a few hundred getting that. While I wanted to step up a bit, I just wasn't prepared financially right now with my 10-day vacation two weeks away and me saving every penny I have. Moving up might have to wait. I'm no...
by brick911
August 2nd, 2013, 4:26 am
Forum: FHF Image Lab
Topic: Rebel T5i of EOS 60D
Replies: 14
Views: 6543

Rebel T5i of EOS 60D

Well, it looks like I'm in the market for a camera again after my trusty T1i bit the dust last night with an err 20 code. I'm sure I could get it fixed, but its out of warranty and from what I see, is an expensive fix. After looking at Canon's website, these two models seem to fall into my "forced" ...
by brick911
August 2nd, 2013, 4:08 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: PARS and NAHERP
Replies: 8
Views: 2402

Re: PARS and NAHERP

August Reminder - Follow the instructions above, email in an update of your records, ask me any questions. DO IT!
by brick911
August 2nd, 2013, 3:58 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Experiments in the Counter Culture
Replies: 1
Views: 809

Re: Experiments in the Counter Culture

...Interested in the updates.
by brick911
July 29th, 2013, 8:58 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: CA vs. NE chapter data contest
Replies: 96
Views: 14600

Re: CA vs. NE chapter data contest

I just realized that if you are really taking Jim's records out of the mix, your average went up! I can't win...
by brick911
July 26th, 2013, 2:36 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: CA vs. NE chapter data contest
Replies: 96
Views: 14600

Re: CA vs. NE chapter data contest

I didn't think you started entering for the contest. I see people ebb and flow and just figured you had more time. I kinda wrote that doubling rule into the mix to motivate Brian and I to either find new contributors or convince laxidasical contributors to participate with more spirit. The fact that...
by brick911
July 26th, 2013, 7:03 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: PARS and NAHERP
Replies: 8
Views: 2402

Re: PARS and NAHERP

spinifer wrote:they only need time for the atlas period, so beginning June 2013. no historic.
Ah. Makes sense.
by brick911
July 26th, 2013, 6:44 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: PARS and NAHERP
Replies: 8
Views: 2402

Re: PARS and NAHERP

When I sent my records to Jason, he only asked that I updated the June records. If you want to put in that time, feel free. I added it after I uploaded the csv file to my computer though. It was much easier. If you take that route, add it to your Excel file in minutes only. Resave, email, done. :)
by brick911
July 25th, 2013, 11:48 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: PARS and NAHERP
Replies: 8
Views: 2402

PARS and NAHERP

NAHERP’s role and relationship with Pennsylvania Amphibian and Reptile Survey I apologize as this is a bit overdue. PARS has recently commenced and is a 10 year, funded PA Herp Atlas. I know there has been some concern and confusion on what this means if you are an NAHERP contributor. “Do you have ...
by brick911
July 25th, 2013, 9:51 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: CA vs. NE chapter data contest
Replies: 96
Views: 14600

Re: CA vs. NE chapter data contest

July 25th Update California - 392.7 Northeast - 358.6 *see original rules for scoring calculation. Here's some things of interest: 1. Both chapters currently have 20 members exactly with 50 or more records for the year. 2. California's accountable members total 7854 records, where as the Northeast i...
by brick911
July 25th, 2013, 9:51 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Northeast vs. California Chapter Contest
Replies: 70
Views: 15985

Re: Northeast vs. California Chapter Contest

July 25th Update California - 392.7 Northeast - 358.6 *see original rules for scoring calculation. Here's some things of interest: 1. Both chapters currently have 20 members exactly with 50 or more records for the year. 2. California's accountable members total 7854 records, where as the Northeast i...
by brick911
July 25th, 2013, 9:29 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: CA vs. NE chapter data contest
Replies: 96
Views: 14600

Re: CA vs. NE chapter data contest

MarcLinsalata wrote:Also contest followers remember to deduct my numbers from the NE Chapter totals as well......... :thumb:
Ah... I just saw this. For a second, I was hoping it would go unnoticed but decided to the right thing. :lol:
by brick911
July 25th, 2013, 9:19 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: CA vs. NE chapter data contest
Replies: 96
Views: 14600

Re: CA vs. NE chapter data contest

I just posted this in the NE Chapter... I'm tallying an update for this (half year) right now. Marc Linsalata is in both of our chapters. Since he doesn't live here, its only fair to give him up to California. He currently has 220 entries and had less than 50 in 2012, meaning its a 440-point swing f...
by brick911
July 25th, 2013, 9:18 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Northeast vs. California Chapter Contest
Replies: 70
Views: 15985

Re: Northeast vs. California Chapter Contest

I'm tallying an update for this (half year) right now. Marc Linsalata is in both of our chapters. Since he doesn't live here, its only fair to give him up to California. He currently has 220 entries and had less than 50 in 2012, meaning its a 440-point swing for California (doubling rule), but what'...
by brick911
July 22nd, 2013, 7:11 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Moving to Florida.
Replies: 6
Views: 1281

Re: Moving to Florida.

Sorry we're losing you, Jared. Tear it up down there!
by brick911
July 21st, 2013, 2:43 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: July Species Counts
Replies: 26
Views: 6614

Re: July Species Counts

North Jersey weekend

Redback
Two-lineds

Greenfrogs
Bullfrogs
Pickerels
Gray treefrog
American toads

Painters

Ringneck
Garters
Rat
Racer
Redbellies
Waters
Copperheads
by brick911
July 19th, 2013, 6:51 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: CA vs. NE chapter data contest
Replies: 96
Views: 14600

Re: CA vs. NE chapter data contest

I'm gonna work with Fundad next week to get an actual score update going (since we have to figure out who the new people are and score accordingly). I'd like to have it updated on August 1st, since that will be the halfway mark.
by brick911
July 19th, 2013, 6:50 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: CA vs. NE chapter data contest
Replies: 96
Views: 14600

Re: CA vs. NE chapter data contest

Brickenstein's records should only receive half a point each for the lack of info in each entry - "Bullfrog - Pennsylvania" is cutting a lot of corners - CHEATER!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :P All of my records are restricted. I guarantee you they all have good data. You only see the minimum. Marc... I'll email ...
by brick911
July 18th, 2013, 11:18 am
Forum: Bird Forum
Topic: What was your last lifer?...
Replies: 381
Views: 339232

Re: What was your last lifer?...

#241 - Clapper Rail I just started birding this year and this is actually #232 for me for the year. With only 9 identified other birds from years past (mainly in vacation photos), my life total is only 9 higher than this year's total. Now that I'm getting to the point where not every bird is a lifer...
by brick911
July 18th, 2013, 8:48 am
Forum: N.A.F.H.A. - Announcements/Inquiries
Topic: 4,000 Record Club
Replies: 32
Views: 13813

Re: 4,000 Record Club

And now we only need Hubbs to chime in. :)
by brick911
July 16th, 2013, 3:26 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: July Species Counts
Replies: 26
Views: 6614

Re: July Species Counts

7/16/13 central jerz Painters Res Redbelly nesting at 6 am. Kinda Cool Green frogs Ringneck displaying the traits of a Southern Bucks (lunch break) Tons of turtles all at the waters edge. Only two basking. Res (2 of which were picking at a dead bloated muskrat in the water... Vomit) Painters Refbell...
by brick911
July 16th, 2013, 3:23 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: July Species Counts
Replies: 26
Views: 6614

Re: July Species Counts

7/13/13 South Jersey

Painters
Box turtle

Fowlers

Fencies
Ground skink

Ringnecks
Worms
Rat
King
by brick911
July 13th, 2013, 11:55 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Eastern Kingsnakes in PA?
Replies: 6
Views: 1979

Re: Eastern Kingsnakes in PA?

Nate, is that the theory on rough greens and broadheads in PA... That they exist relatively close to the Susquehanna? It can't just be coincidence, right? And if so, do you think they held on because they arent terrestrial?
by brick911
July 12th, 2013, 7:02 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Eastern Kingsnakes in PA?
Replies: 6
Views: 1979

Re: Eastern Kingsnakes in PA?

From what I understand, one shed was found a ways back. That's all the details I have. No physical specimen, living or dead has been verified.
by brick911
July 2nd, 2013, 12:12 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2013 NAFHA National Meeting
Replies: 19
Views: 3729

Re: 2013 NAFHA National Meeting

Are there any definates in our chapter for attending this trip?
by brick911
June 27th, 2013, 8:48 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: May Milkathon - Time to Vote!
Replies: 25
Views: 6185

Re: May Milkathon - Time to Vote!

Ok, I like this idea, and measuring should be a definite after being reminded of perspective in Kyle's pic.
by brick911
June 26th, 2013, 6:04 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: May Milkathon - Time to Vote!
Replies: 25
Views: 6185

Re: May Milkathon - Time to Vote!

If we do the snapper idea, should we actually measure or just post pictures, or have an object to lay next to it for comparison (dollar, shoe, infant, etc.)? Also, I like the idea but how about we add in two other common animals... Largest snapper, garter, and bullfrog. You can post anytime during t...
by brick911
June 21st, 2013, 4:35 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: May Milkathon - Time to Vote!
Replies: 25
Views: 6185

Re: May Milkathon - Time to Vote!

Kyle's milk would have been top three for me. Alas, it was a June milk.
by brick911
June 19th, 2013, 8:28 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: How many snakes of the year?
Replies: 23
Views: 4748

Re: How many snakes of the year?

naherp.com

Easiest way to keep track of this stuff.
by brick911
June 18th, 2013, 5:05 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: HERP Incorporation Official Vote - Please participate!
Replies: 0
Views: 936

HERP Incorporation Official Vote - Please participate!

From Brian Hinds, International Coordinator The voting has started for the H.E.R.P. Incorporation Proposal. This Vote will last 21 Days (Your Vote Matters) Please keep all conversations regarding the proposal on the discussion thread. If you are unable to see the vote, please feel free to let us kno...
by brick911
June 18th, 2013, 4:59 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: May Milkathon - Time to Vote!
Replies: 25
Views: 6185

Re: May Milkathon - Time to Vote!

I didn't expect a tie. I guess we have dual-winners! Congrats Steve and Darnell!

It's a little too late for a contest this month. I will set something up for July.
by brick911
June 14th, 2013, 8:13 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: May Milkathon - Time to Vote!
Replies: 25
Views: 6185

Re: May Milkathon - Time to Vote!

No way... It's neck and neck between SAGlines and Darnell. I LOVE Steve's! I voted for both, but I think Steve's is the coolest in the contest.
by brick911
June 14th, 2013, 3:53 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: keeping track of snakes this year.
Replies: 5
Views: 1358

Re: keeping track of snakes this year.

Yes, I agree. I really enjoy breaking down my stats. Just yesterday I looked at my snake totals for the past four years to see if I was on track this year.

For the record, naherp.com makes this SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO much easier.
by brick911
June 7th, 2013, 5:07 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Diamondback Terrapins from the other day
Replies: 1
Views: 946

Re: Diamondback Terrapins from the other day

Awesome Matt. I'm thinking for Father's Day, I'm telling the family I want to go scoot terrapins off the road in South Jersey.
by brick911
June 6th, 2013, 10:36 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Goals for 2013
Replies: 49
Views: 11861

Re: Goals for 2013

:lol:

I will be targeting them Saturday morning. I'm just not sure what state I'll be in yet. If I get lucky and find one, you and Mike are getting a text that second. I expect the same from you.
by brick911
June 6th, 2013, 10:34 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: May Milkathon - Time to Vote!
Replies: 25
Views: 6185

Re: May Milkathon - Time to Vote!

I agree. I was brainstorming ideas myself. Let's here some more. I can post the contest to whatever we choose on Monday, with anything found in June being available to it. Being June, I was thinking best looking (or whatever) turtle nesting pic. But I just found some, so I'm biased. Anyway, I'm open...
by brick911
June 6th, 2013, 9:48 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Goals for 2013
Replies: 49
Views: 11861

Re: Goals for 2013

I recently made my goal a little more feasible than I originally had planned. I'm going to attempt herping only half as much as I did last year. This includes all the prescouting, internet research, reading, Google earthing, watching the weather, etc... I guess if I quit now, I can still reach this...
by brick911
June 6th, 2013, 5:57 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Incoporation of HERP (naherp database) - IMPORTANT!
Replies: 7
Views: 1255

Re: Incoporation of HERP (naherp database) - IMPORTANT!

Jake, you are added. You will be able to vote on this issue. Retry the link. If it doesn't work, try tomorrow (I think it resets at midnight). *You will see you have access to a Members Only forum now (or tomorrow). Anyone else who doesn't see a member's only forum, please let me know and let's get ...