Winter snowfall determines the occupancy of northern prairie wetlands by tadpoles of the Wood Frog (Lithobates sylvaticus)
Abstract:In the northern plains of North America, the wetland breeding habitat of amphibians and their populations could be reduced by a change in climate that included decreased precipitation. To test this hypothesis, relative abundance of late-stage tadpoles of the Wood Frog (
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Environment Canada, Room 300 Park Plaza, 2365 Albert Street, Regina, SK S4P 4K1, Canada. 2: Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba, 338 Machray Hall, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2, Canada. 3: Department of Statistics, University of Wyoming, 1000 E. University, Laramie, WY 82071, USA.
Publication date: November 26, 2011
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