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Bleak future for amphibians

The major threats to amphibian species include pandemic disease and changes in climate and in land use. A study of the global distributions of these threats predicts that they will affect most amphibians by 2080. See Letter p.516

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Figure 1: The edge of destruction.

R. A. ALFORD

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Alford, R. Bleak future for amphibians. Nature 480, 461–462 (2011). https://doi.org/10.1038/480461a

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