The tadpoles’ legs look like proper frogs’ legs now, don’t they?
Not only the frogs think spring is coming. The maple trees are in flower,
and their tiny bright red flowers fall off onto the pond. The photo below has three caddis flies in their home-built houses . They usually use of bits of brown reed, like the top and bottom ones in the photo below, but the one in the middle decided to put on its party clothes, and chose a maple flower instead:
Here is a close up:
I think he chose well, don’t you?
And here he is going for a stroll, with his house: