The New York Times report on how frogs jump Frogs are terrific jumpers… ones that jump do so with power and accuracy. Read story at What a Frog Needs to Make That Leap

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The New York Times reports A New York Times analysis, based on research from Harvard Law School, Columbia Law School and other sources, counts more than 80 environmental rules and regulations on the way out under Mr. Trump. Read full story at 83 Environmental Rules Being Rolled Back Under Trump – The New York Times

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Amieta delalandii The Common River Frog, also known as Delalande’s River Frog, lives on the banks of streams and other permanent watersources in grasslands, bushveld and forests – they’ve also taken up residence in garden ponds and water features in the urban setting. When in danger of being seen, especially by day, these frogs quickly […]

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Rhino Horn Smugglers Get Jail Time. Turtle Guide To Help Law Enforcement Updated. 94000 School Children Call For Bears To Be Released To Sanctuary! Progress In Schools and Legislation. An informal progress report from Education For Nature Vietnam

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