The world’s largest turtle visits the Central California coast every summer.
Joy Lanzendorfer is a freelance writer living in Northern California. Her work has appeared in Salon, The San Francisco Chronicle, Alternet.org, and Writer’s Digest, among other venues.
Night of the Salamander
January 1, 2005 •
On winter’s wettest night, you just might see a California tiger salamander on its trek from grassland to wetland.