A Global Amphibian Epidemic

Speaking at the California Academy of Sciences, Assistant Curator David Blackburn discusses the decline of amphibian species worldwide. Photo Credit: LadyDragonflyCC via Flickr.

Species Extinction: A Global Amphibian Epidemic 

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31 comments

Duane B.
.4 years ago

Very disturbing!

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BUSY NO FW Rumbak
ANA MARIJA R4 years ago

:(

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Kathy Perez
Kathy Johnson4 years ago

so sad. once they are gone, they are gone for good

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Eternal Gardener
Eternal Gardener5 years ago

The extinction crises has begun....

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Eternal Gardener
Eternal Gardener5 years ago

The extinction crises has begun....

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Alan M.
Past Member 5 years ago

In Aus (cairns ) I stayed in a hostel one night and was enjoying a good shower covered in soap, suddenly some thing jumped on my shoulder scaring me to death, I ran out the shower in to the dorm, naked, soap in my eyes shouting What is it - get it off, every one was laughing, it was a tree frog stuck to my back with little suckers for feet - It got me known and I made some good friends that night due to that little frog.

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Winn Adams
Winn A5 years ago

OMG

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KELLY ROGERS
Kelly Rogers5 years ago

Well, I guess what they say is true. To kill a frog put it in a pot of cold water and slowly turn up the fire.

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Vicky Pitchford
Vicky P5 years ago

sad :/

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Frank Friedrich Kling
Frank Kling5 years ago

"Ron B." said it perfectly that the collapse of amphibians worldwide is a harbinger of things to come if we do not stop trashing Mother Earth right now, but it seems to me that mankind is on the fast track to oblivion.

"Intelligent species" my ass.

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