Frog species around the world are in decline and becoming extinct. A third of all amphibian species are threatened with extinction. Since 1980, up to 200 different frog species have became extinct.
Frogs face many threats to their survival, they include
- habitat loss
- spread of diseases (chytrid fungus)
- invasive species
- over harvesting of frogs for food / pet trade
- climate change
I’ll probably go over each threat in more specific in a series of post