Collecting Trip to War Eagle Dam 9/10/16

The NW Arkansas Aquarium Club went on a native fish collecting trip at the War Eagle dam and mill yesterday (Saturday, Sept. 10th). We had been worried that recent rains would have caused an elevated water level and cloudy water. When we arrived, we found normal water levels and clear water. We were glad to welcome Flip Putthopf from the Democrat Gazette who mentioned that he had traveled to several local streams on Friday, and some were flooding, and others[…] Read the full article&#8594

By Denny | September 11, 2016 @ 5:12 pm | No comments

Adventures With Red Eared Slider Turtles

About 6 years ago I had the opportunity to acquire 2 male Albino RES turtles. I wasn’t able to find any females, so I got 2 regular females in an attempt to create my own strain of albino. I also knew this was going to be a really long and slow process. About 2-3 years ago I did find a female albino who was not quite a year old. Finally last summer (2015) I did have several batches of eggs[…] Read the full article&#8594

By Denny | September 2, 2016 @ 7:14 pm | No comments