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Salamanders Shrinking as Habitat Gets Warmer, Drier

Caption: This Northern gray-cheeked salamander, Plethodon montanus, is one of the Appalachian salamander species that has gotten significantly smaller in recent decades.

Credit: Nicholas M. Caruso

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