A Sampling of Wildlife

A safe haven for nature in Portsmouth Virginia


Pictured above: Periwinkle Snails

The interns for the 2021 Summer STEM internship went around with cameras to identify and document some of the wildlife 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!