Monday , August 14, 2017 - 5:15 AM
Amphibians throughout the world are in dire straights from disease and habitat destruction. That includes Utah's boreal toad — an animal that has adapted to some extreme environments.
The Out Standing in a Field podcasters Benjamin Zack and Leia Larsen join biologists Cody Edwards and Chance Broderius with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources in the Monte Cristo Mountains, where they learn about what makes boreal toads unique and what humans can do to help them.
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