Ultraviolet radiation, toxic chemicals and amphibian
Alien predators and amphibian
declines: review of two decades of science and the transition to conservation.
This ensured consistency in data collection and prevented the potential transfer of Bd, if present, from one amphibian
to another and from one installation to another.
IUCN and its partners Conservation International and NatureServe have released an Amphibian
Action Conservation Plan, which outlines ways that international institutions, national governments, corporations and even everyday people can take part in helping to save our frogs and their relatives.
diversity in India is unique and extraordinary because about 60 percent of Indian amphibians
are not found in any other part of the world.
Warming temperatures can kill off reptiles and amphibians
by changing their habitats or making them more vulnerable to certain diseases.
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biologists are concerned about a worldwide decline in amphibian
numbers and species (Blaustein & Wake 1990; Wyman 1990; Wake 1991; Stuart et al.
populations have been fluctuating for a long time, and at this point it's just unclear whether we're dealing with year-to-year variation or a long-term trend.
Helen Meredith, Edge amphibians
co-ordinator, said: "Clearly there is no time to waste if we are to prevent further species loss and effectively conserve unusual, threatened and neglected amphibian
species in the wild.
The study results indicate that exposure to oxidant air pollution might be a contributing factor to declines in amphibian
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