“If this was killing mammals or birds in the same way it’s killing amphibians, millions and millions would have been spent on it.” So says Andrew Cunningham from the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) in discussing the swath of amphibian death that the chytrid fungus has caused on Montserrat. The species quickly disappearing is the mountain chicken frog (Leptodactylus fallax). Full story HERE.

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