"Then it is dark; a night where kings in golden suits ride elephants over the mountains." - John Cheever

Thursday, September 15, 2005

The extinction of UK frogs?

Has anyone been following this story over the last few years? The lethal amphibian funghi has now spread to the UK: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/4249136.stm

3 comments:

john said...

Don't think I knew about this until now. Poor UK frogs :-(

Colin said...

That would be a shame. I always see loads of frogs when I go up mountains, which never fails to surprise me a bit.

john said...

Probably altitude induced.