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Global Survey Documents Puzzling Decline of Amphibians

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Science  15 Oct 2004:
Vol. 306, Issue 5695, pp. 391
DOI: 10.1126/science.306.5695.391a

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Almost a third of the world's amphibians are threatened with extinction, according to the first global survey of the situation, published online by Science this week (www.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/abstract/1103538).