Story out of California regarding captive breeding reports that following the California wildfires, the Arroyo toad is missing from 75 percent of the habitat where it’s normally found. This is the type of situation that the network of zoos, aquariums, and conservation groups with Amphibian Ark studies. A while back, a post here mentioned that the Arroyo toad is typically resilient to wildfires. Yet, the Arroyo toad — Bufo californicus — is listed as endangered on the IUCN Red List.

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