This compendium—presenting new information, reports of present literature, and accomplished species accounts—reinforces what scientists have started to suspect, that amphibians are a lens by which the nation of our surroundings should be seen extra basically. And, that the view is alarming and presages severe issues for all lifestyles, together with that of our personal species.
The first a part of this paintings comprises greater than fifty essays overlaying themes from the reasons of declines to conservation, surveys and tracking, and schooling. the second one half involves species bills describing the existence historical past and common heritage of each recognized amphibian species within the United States.
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