Thousands Of Singing Spring Peepers Are A Welcome Sound Of Normalcy Here In Virginia
If you haven’t already heard the chorus of the tiny spring peeper yet, it’s only a matter of time. These impressive amphibians are known for their loud “singing,” which is a hallmark of springtime here in Virginia. Despite what else may be going on in the world, these lovable creatures are a welcome sign of normalcy. Here’s a bit of background information on the spring peeper, which might be making an appearance in your own backyard sometime soon!
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Have you noticed any spring peepers around Virginia lately? If so, we’d love to hear about your experience so far! If you’re not certain what these little frogs sound like, you can hear an example by clicking here.
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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