Most of this information comes from 'National Geographic' and is for educational purposes.
An exotic fungus is delivering the fatal blow to many amphibians already hit by loss of habitat, pollution, and climate change. But unprecedented research and rescue effots may offer a lifeline to species on the edge.
Amphibians are among the groups hardest hit by today's many strikes against wildlife. As many as half of all species are under threat. Hundreds are sliding towards extinction, and dozens are already lost.