Friday Frog Blog
| Fri Aug. 14, 2009 3:59 PM EDT
This week, there have been many interesting developments in the world of frog:
- A flying frog is among 353 newly discovered species in the Himalayas.
- A new study shows that pesticides are killing frogs in the Sierra Mountains.
- Endangered yellow-legged frogs are spotted in Southern California.
- Conservationists have saved a frog species from extinction by moving it from the Caribbean to Europe.
And most urgently:
- Is the frog-killing Chytrid fungus fueled by climate fluctuations?