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Estimating amphibian abundance by counting egg masses

The unique breeding biology of wood frogs makes it easy for biologists to obtain population estimates. Continue reading

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Salamanders by the sea

Do slender salamanders living close to the ocean tolerate salt water better than slender salamanders from further inland? Continue reading

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The good and the bad of being big

The breeding season is a time of hope and fear for the frogs. Hope that they’ll find a mate, and fear that a predator will find them. Continue reading

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