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Wetlander's Pick of the PostsStudy: Loss of wetland biodiversity increases disease risk in frogs

By Natalie Van Hoose December 3, 2013
Amphibians in species-poor wetlands have a higher risk of becoming infected with a virulent parasite than those in wetlands with a rich diversity of species, according to a Purdue University finding that sheds light on how biodiversity moderates the transmission of infectious diseases. For full story, click here.

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