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Contact: Tilo Arnhold
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Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres

Hetiur

Caption: A-road E60 near Sighisoara. Roads have a direct negative effect on many species of amphibians, which can get run over by cars. But roads also have an indirect impact, for example by the destruction and isolation of the critical habitats for amphibians such as breeding, summering and overwintering habitats.

Credit: Photo: Tilo Arnhold/ UFZ

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