Swamp Work Part III


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More happenings in the woods and swamps of SE Texas:

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So, I love my job, even when I’m wading in chest deep water. Sometimes you gotta do what you gotta do! Luckily we didn’t see any alligators or water moccasins!

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You know it’s a good day when you are canoeing at work! We had a nice canoe, though it got a little bit tough when we ended up in a thick mat of salvinia…talk about friction!

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Look at that view!

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The salvinia we paddled through, tough stuff!

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Frog on salvinia.

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Driving down a canal road we saw our first softshell turtle, a spiny softshell, Apalone spinifera.

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Not sure what the yellow goo is, though. Anyone have an idea?

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For size…my foot.

Love what I’m doing just wish it was 8-5 (or 4), weekends off, permanent with insurance, vacation and holidays! Should be working this through sometime in June and who knows what we’re doing after that!

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One thought on “Swamp Work Part III

  1. chel says:

    I love these posts, I really do…

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