We’ve definitely begun to settle into a routine these days, but every site is different. We've had the chance to see some pretty amazing (and sometimes downright creepy) wildlife above and below the water. This list includes but is not limited to:
-huge, water-hopping spiders (like I said, creepy)
|Dragonfly on Snake River|
You can imagine, though, what years of human habitation near rivers can do. There are also non-living things in rivers, such as:
Non-natural things can be a little dangerous. We typically wear gloves, and try to slowly move our hands along the river bed as we search for mussels so as not to hurt ourselves.
All in all, though, what can I say? We are constantly entertained by the job, and I'm glad to be a part of this unique experience!
|Snake River Site|