Flooding and Toads 

 

Flooding, like fire, can be both devastating and beneficial. Many rivers, like the Rio Grande, are regulated to control flooding, but scientists wanted to know how flooding impacts the reproduction of toads along the river. Learn more, then compare and contrast the ecosystem benefits of conditions along two different waterways.

 

Article:

Toad-ally Awesome! - Ecosystem Services edition

Activity:

FACTivity (pg. 18-19)