Naturalist Tony Bulmer can often be found picking up rocks and tipping logs looking for some of our more elusive wild animals. The natural areas of Ellanor C. Lawrence Park provide plenty of ground for him to cover. But in early spring, you'll find him looking for the spotted salamander. One of five species of salamander in Fairfax County, the spotted is commonly found in seasonally wet ponds within healthy stands of forest.
Some neat Spotted Salamander facts:
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