A collaboration of coast and countryside organisations on The Lizard Peninsula

Common Lizard (species profile)

Common LizardCommon Lizards vary quite a bit in colour, from green to brown. 
Photo: Terry Thirlaway

Toad (species profile)

Autumn is when Common Toads begin their migration back to their breeding pool, making this a time of year when this mainly nocturnal species can be more easily spotted.
Photo: Ilya Maclean

Slow Worm (species profile)

Slow Worms are perhaps our most secretive lizards.
Photo: Ray Surridge

Common Frog (species profile)

Frogspawn is usually seen very early in the Spring on the Lizard, often as early as January, in pools and even in waterlogged ruts on tracks. 
Photo: Amanda Scott

Adder (species profile)

Adders (Dougy Wright)

Adders can be spotted as the weather begins to get warmer and they emerge from hibernation.
Photo: Dougy Wright