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ENSURING THE FUTURE OF SOUTH AFRICA’S FROGS

Across the globe, amphibian numbers have been in fast decline since first reported in 1990. Habitat change due to human population growth has been identified as the leading factor, but in pristine habitats population reductions are as a result of a number of factors including ultraviolet light, climate change and infectious diseases. The South African […]

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A frog in the mix

Check out this frog I spotted hunkered down in my vege patch. Hopefully protecting my greens from random bugs, but in any case a good sign of a healthy eco-system!

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Frog repellent

I live near a spruit, which has numerous protected frog species. We get hundreds of frogs coming into the garden and house, thus attracting the snakes too. Does anyone know of a plant that would keep the frogs out of the gardens? Tams

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