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Stories with subject: Amphibians
  • University of Tulsa researchers find new species 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 1:50 pm
  • TULSA, Oklahoma - A salamander first discovered by a University of Tulsa doctoral student in 2011 is being hailed as a new species in an international journal for animal taxonomy.

  • Focus shifts to restoration at Ohio oil leak site 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 7:44 pm
  • CINCINNATI - Crews worked Monday for the fourth week to clean oil that leaked from a pipeline into a nature preserve near Cincinnati as officials began to focus on restoration of the affected area.

  • Conn. doing its part in 'Year of the Salamander' 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 11:05 am
  • LYME, Connecticut - Slippery, slithery and secretive, Dennis Quinn's prey would elude lesser woodsmen lacking his specialized learning and boyish aplomb for capturing wildlife that dwells in dark, wet places.

  • Volunteers gathering Connecticut frog data 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 11:04 am
  • NEW HAVEN, Connecticut - For years, Peter Brazaitis has enjoyed a symphony of amphibian love songs as he takes his nightly walk by the pond near his Harwinton home.

  • Pa. bike path moved to accommodate endangered toad 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 8:25 am
  • STATE COLLEGE, Pennsylvania - Why did the spadefoot toad have to cross the road?

  • Feds propose to change protection for arroyo toad 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 7:19 pm
  • LOS ANGELES - Federal wildlife officials on Wednesday proposed to downgrade the status of the arroyo toad from endangered to threatened, saying the California amphibian is no longer in danger of extinction.