Archivos de Diario para diciembre 2019

19 de diciembre de 2019

Foothill frog added to state's endangered species list.

Imperiled foothill yellow-legged frogs are found in less than half of their historic habitat in the Sierra Nevada and coastline regions of California.

https://thesungazette.com/article/news/2019/12/18/foothill-frog-added-to-states-endangered-species-list/

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03 de diciembre de 2019

California red-legged frog delays South SLO County Sanitary District remodel.

The South SLO County Sanitation District members are working to upgrade the nearly 50 year old facility, but the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) is concerned construction could impact the California red-legged frog, a species on the verge of being endangered.

https://www.ksby.com/news/local-news/california-red-legged-frog-delays-south-slo-county-sanitary-district-remodel?_amp=true

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11 de diciembre de 2019

Tweaking the approach to save the desert tortoise.

“Increase the size, increase the survival” is the premise behind head-starting—raising an at-risk species in captivity until it is large enough to be less vulnerable to predators after release into the wild. But research conducted by University of Georgia scientists in California’s Mojave Desert reveals larger size alone is not enough to save the desert tortoise from predator attacks.

https://news.uga.edu/tweaking-approach-save-desert-tortoises/

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13 de diciembre de 2019

Coastal Commission approves 8 toad pools and habitat restoration at Crystal Cove State Park.

When it came time Thursday to approve development of eight pools to provide seasonal homes for toads, the California Coastal Commission hopped to it.

https://www.latimes.com/socal/daily-pilot/news/story/2019-12-12/coastal-commission-approves-eight-toad-pools-and-habitat-restoration-at-crystal-cove-state-park?_amp=true

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