An Eastern Milk Snake that's going through a shed cycle as evidenced by its cloudy blue eyes.
A group of Tiger Swallowtails gathered around a puddle near the lake.
Spring Salamanders are semi-aquatic, spending a majority of their time in springs, wet caves, and cool, clear mountain brooks.
Reptile and amphibian "show and tell" night with the Independence High School Biology Society.
Shane emulating a Stinkpot.
Josie hanging out with an American Giant Millipede.
Joe with one of the Eastern Fence Lizards caught on the trip.
Andre checking out the Stinkpot - all reptiles and amphibians were later released back where they were found.
One of the students doing a "cave crawl" on the Saltpetre Cave Tour.
A bat hanging out in Saltpetre Cave.
Taking a break after a long "cave crawl."
Federally Endangered Indiana Bats, most of these had exited the cave following hibernation.