Washington Frogs Under Assult by Fungus

A professor from Central Washington University discovered a number of dead frogs on Swamp Lake in the Cascades recently.  Upon further examination, they discovered that they had been killed by a fungus that is responsible for amphibian deaths nationwide, but this is the first known case of this in the Pacific Northwest.  Often compared to ebola, this is a disturbing problem.  For more information:

http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2004387294_sickfrogs02m.html

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