How we find newts in Crater Lake

Biologists find newts by snorkeling along the shoreline, sometimes turning over rocks and logs, to find the newts hiding in the crevices.

 
Searching for newts in rocky areas of Crater Lake.
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Searching for newts in sandy areas of Crater Lake.
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Mazama Newt swimming in Crater Lake.
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Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Crater Lake National Park
PO Box 7

Crater Lake , OR 97604

Phone:

(541) 594-3000

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