Posts Tagged: CLWE

Spring Salamander, © NBII

Can’t Live Without ‘Em: Barton Springs Salamander »

The Barton Springs Pool in Austin, Texas gets more than 340,000 visitors annually. People come from all over to take a dip in the warm spring waters year round but few of them know they’re swimming with an endangered species!

Can’t Live Without ‘Em: Houston Toad »

You’ll probably never hear a doctor say “lick two toads and call me in the morning,” but toads are known to produce chemicals that are important in medicine. Saving the endangered Houston toad might someday help save human lives.