A Sampling of Wildlife

A safe haven for nature in Portsmouth Virginia

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Pictured above: Periwinkle Snails

The interns for the 2021 Summer STEM internship went around with cameras to identify and document some of the animal and plant life to be discovered at the preserve. Here are a few pictures of the variety of life they found on a brief walk in ONE AFTERNOON! Click on any of the images to expand the photo, learn its identity, and read a brief description.

If you are interested in the many birds to be found at the preserve, please check out the bird checklist!