Thursday, October 9, 2008

Lizards of canyons and deserts

As some of you know, I have a weakness for amphibians and reptiles. I find it absolutely impressive how their body color can so well adapt to the color of their surroundings.

Here are few lizards we met during the recent ("Grand Circle") trip:

Lizards of Grand Canyon NP:

Whiptail lizard of Arches NP:

Capitol Reef NP inhabitant: