Mississippi Monday

There are hundreds of animals and creatures that live in and around the Mississippi River, but few make noises as strange as the spring peeper.  This frog makes a sound that people think sounds like the tinkling of bells, but only male frogs make the call.  They make the noise to attract a mate, and many people call the frog the spring peeper because the frog’s call is one of the first sounds of spring.

Join us on Mississippi Mondays to learn about the remarkable river that is part of our community.
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