[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Abby Robinson
University of Maryland

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

Usage Restrictions: None

Related news release: Salamanders shrinking as their mountain havens heat up

[ Back to EurekAlert! ]