It’s frog orgy season
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It’s frog orgy season

Lindsay Fendt - June 6, 2015

The rainy season is upon us. For many of us that means hiding indoors for the next few months, but for Costa Rica’s frog and toad populations this means it's…

New species of glass frog discovered in Costa Rican mountains
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New species of glass frog discovered in Costa Rican mountains

Lindsay Fendt - April 15, 2015

Tucked away in the Talamanca mountains, a tiny, semi-translucent frog lurked out of scientists' sight during more than a century of field work in the area. But the newly…

Photos: A salute to Costa Rica’s natives on World Wildlife Day
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Environment and Wildlife
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Photos: A salute to Costa Rica’s natives on World Wildlife Day

Lindsay Fendt - March 3, 2015

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5 Costa Rican frogs that came back from suspected extinction and 1 that didn’t

Lindsay Fendt - November 6, 2013

Climate change, habitat destruction, the illegal pet trade and the spread of a severe and incurable fungus have been killing off amphibian species in droves in Costa…

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Lost Decade for Frogs: 30 Species Extinct in Panama

Matt Levin - July 23, 2010

A fungal disease has wiped out at least 30 species of amphibians in central Panama, according to a study published Tuesday in the Proceedings of the National…