UCLA researchers work to protect North American salamanders

August 6, 2015
Researchers at the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability are calling for a federal ban on importing salamanders to prevent a pathogen from coming to the United States that could devastate salamander populations.
Researchers at the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability are calling for a federal ban on importing salamanders to prevent a pathogen from coming to the United States that could devastate salamander populations.
Tiffany Yap

Richard Ambrose (Fielding School of Public Health, department of Environmental Health Sciences) is working to protect threatened North American salamanders, who play an unexpected role in climate.

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