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!
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This year marks the 30th anniversary of the black-footed ferret’s rediscovery. With the help of the ESA, these small predators fought back from the brink of extinction and were reintroduced to the wild.
Manatees grace the coastal waters of Florida with surprising elegance, bringing a bevy of tourists eager to see the massive “sea cows”
Raging wildfires burned through Bastrop State Park in Texas, threatening the survival of the endangered 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.