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Yellow toad births offer hope for extinct-in-the-wild species

The birth of Kihansi spray toadlets at the Wildlife Conservation Society’s Bronx Zoo has renewed hopes that the species can someday be successfully reintroduced to its natural habitat in a remote gorge in Tanzania.

Link to story: http://news.mongabay.com/2008/0904-kihansi_spray_toad.html

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Therese Tepe

Therese Tepe

Therese Tepe, formerly GWC’s conservation partnerships officer, manages U.S. government-funded biodiversity, forestry, and climate change projects in Southeast Asia and West Africa from Washington D.C. She works closely with both international and in-country partners when implementing these conservation projects. Previously, she had been based in Malaysia working on tiger conservation throughout Asia.

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