Life Beneath Still Waters
» Henry David Thoreau & Vernal Pools
Excerpts from the writings of Henry David Thoreau wherein he observes and reflects on the nature of vernal pools. [Comments in brackets.]
Vernal Pool - Walden Woods
The very pools, now, soon after the ice has melted, so...
Flowering Skunk Cabbage
A pleasant afternoon, cool wind but warm sun. Snow...
At Callitriche Pool (I see no flowers on it), I see what...
The sound of peeping frogs (hylodes) and dreaming toads...
Sitting on Lightning Hillside looking over Haywood’s...
Wood Frog Cluster
Go to the cold pond-hole south of J. P. Brown's, to hear...
Wood Frog Eggs Hatching
A very pleasant and warm afternoon, the earth seems to be...
I drink at every cooler spring in my walk these...
In a leafy pond by railroad, which will soon dry up, I...
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