Habitat protection and restoration, advanced reproductive technologies and reintroduction procedures could help slow the decline of western chorus frogs and other amphibians.
This autumn, embrace puddles. Even tiny pools of water can be essential for birds, trees and pets — from washing away chemicals on leaves to forcing worms to emerge.
Tadpoles at the edge of the population are no more vulnerable than those at the centre.
What was particularly interesting about the responses of the tadpoles was that they were similar even through they had very different evolutionary histories with the three species we chose.
A new study reveals that it’s not only adult bullfrogs that pose a threat but their tadpoles do, too.
Tadpoles may play an important role in maintaining the ecosystems of freshwater streams, linking water species with the surrounding…