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Herping the Florida Leopard Frog

Herping the Eastern Box Turtle

4 Ways to Create A Backyard Herp Haven

Herping in your own backyard can be fun provided you do a little planning.

Herping the Green Frog

The changing color and patterns of the same species of frog is interesting.

Herper Finds Smooth Green Snake in Unlikely Illinois Town

The state has labeled the smooth green snake as "in greatest need of conservation."

Up a Crocodile-Riddled Creek in Costa Rica

Herper Mike Wines served as a human mule for two well known and esteemed American herpetologists.

High Herping Adventure in Costa Rica

A croc trip turns into a full on herping expedition.

The PA Fish and Boat Commission Needs You To Count Reptiles This Summer!

Count reptiles and amphibians in Pennsylvania and submit your data to the survey.

Reptiles and Amphibians of the Bahamas

What to see and expect on your next archipelago adventure.

Herping the United States

While visiting a reptile show brings a bunch of reptiles in one place, there is nothing like seeing them in the wild.

Herping in Belize

A Belize adventure yields 48 herp species

Herping the Rare Western Chorus Frog

A longtime herper hunts for the once common western chorus frog.

Herping the Jungles of Costa Rica

Costa Rica is recommended to anyone looking for a great herp adventure.

Herping Texas’ Thicket National Preserve

A Texas national preserve amazes two Northerners.

Weather Tips for Herping

How to interpret the weather forecast to enhance your herping adventures.

Herping in Albania

Reptiles have made a comeback in Butrint and throughout Albania.

Seeking Out The Fiji Crested Iguana

Take a journey to Yadua Taba, a Fiji island sanctuary of the critically endangered Brachylophus vitiensis.

Asian Water Monitors in Downtown Bangkok

To see Varanus salvator, look no further than Bangkok’s Lumphini Park.

Herping in Hawaii

O'ahu's Manoa Valley is home to a variety of herptiles.

In Search of Mojave Desert Blunt-nosed and Long-nosed Leopard Lizards

Herping for Gambelia wislizenii and G. silus.

Long-Fingered Frog Rediscovered After Disappearing More than 60 Years Ago

Herpetologists find a single Cardioglossa cyaneospila in Burundi rainforest.

Herping in Sri Lanka

Known as the pearl of the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka boasts a wide variety of unique reptiles.

Herping The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

With its harsh desert vistas and simmering heat, Saudi Arabia is truly a land of the lizards.

Herping California's Channel Islands

A trove of herps awaits on California's Channel Islands.

The Avid Herper

Print out a full page copy of The Avid Herper and hang it on your wall!

Consider Field Herping

Field herping let's you see a variety of wild reptiles

Herping the Mighty Amazon

Checking out the wild herps along the Amazon River.

Amphibians of Germany

Herping for amphibians in Germany.

Herps of Papua New Guinea

The most common lizard we found, as I expected, was the pelagic gecko.

Herps of the Baja Peninsula

An introduction to herps that live along Baja California.

Herping for Western Garter Snakes

Western Garter Snakes: Looking for Thamnophis with other herps sprinkled in.

Amphibians and Reptiles of Malaysia

Herping for amphibians and reptiles in Malaysia.

Herping for Frogs in Florida

These Florida frogs keep the sounds of springtime alive.

Reptiles and Amphibians of Mexico

This herping trip to Mexico uncovers reptiles and amphibians.

Herps of Guantanamo Bay, Cuba

A look at the snakes, lizards and amphibians of Cuba.

Arizona and Sonoran Desert Toads

Finding and photographing Arizona and Sonoran desert toads and frogs.

Cast Your Vote

What is Your Favorite Frog?