Re: [asa] Faux News's Climate Quiz

From: David Campbell <pleuronaia@gmail.com>
Date: Fri Dec 11 2009 - 20:31:26 EST

>> 11. Does climate change affect animals?
>> Yes.Rising temperatures have sent many animals seeking higher elevations
>> and cooler climes. Birds are migrating at different times of the year, and
>> periods of hibernation have shifted with the weather. Some scientists
>> speculate that the Golden Toad of Africa even went extinct because of
>> increased temperatures.

I suspect the Costa Rican golden toad is the species in mind.

-- 
Dr. David Campbell
425 Scientific Collections
University of Alabama
"I think of my happy condition, surrounded by acres of clams"
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