Saint-Gaudens NHS has several species of amphibians including five frogs, and several salamanders. Common amphibians include American Toads, Red Efts, Spring Peepers, Red-backed Salamanders, Bullfrogs, and Green Frogs. They can be found in garden pools, along seeps, springs, and streams, in the woods, or on the hiking trails.
Did You Know?
Augustus Saint-Gaudens was the first sculptor to design an American coin. The $20 gold piece he designed in 1907 at the request of Theodore Roosevelt, is considered this country's most beautiful coin and is called a "Saint-Gaudens" by coin collectors.