oa CSIR Science Scope - Bullfrogs tell the story : assessing the health of a wetland : water : precious natural resource

Volume 4, Issue 2
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The diversity of species and genes in ecological communities affects the functioningof these communities. And the disturbance of such diverse habitats can bring a lot of change in their population structure and may have negative repercussions over the long term. CSIR research has revealed that high levels of pollution in the water may have led to the decline of bullfrogs and premature hatching of their eggs in the Rietvlei wetland area.

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