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Anatomy of an Abduction - New York Times

New York Times
With little planning, an ill-equipped group of Islamic extremists succeeded in kidnapping 32 European citizens in the Algerian desert in 2003, holding them for up to six months and ransoming them for 5 million euros. Released for the first time, a rare ...

Fauna, Flora and Freighters in the Danube Delta - New York Times

New York Times
I once heard an unusual tale about an Indian investment broker working in Bucharest, Romania, who had become enchanted by the Danube River Delta region, with its lonely canals, floating reed beds and silver onion-domed monasteries alongside quaint ...

Ecology lab interns present research findings - Aiken Standard

Aiken Standard
Submitted photo Nine college students interned with the Savannah River Ecology Lab this summer and presented their work to a group of researchers on Tuesday. Pictured, back row, from left, are Jeff Peterson, USC Aiken; Paul Thomas, Georgia Regents ...

Colorado River or Sonoran Desert Toad (Bufo alvarius)

Ann Arbor - United States

Details of characteristics, range, food, habitat and reproduction. From Animal Diversity Web.

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The Sonoran Desert
United States

An online photographic expedition into the Sonoran Desert in Arizona and Mexico. Includes desert photographics and in-depth information about history and ecology.

Sonoran Desert Naturalist
United States

Images and descriptions of flora and fauna in the Sonoran Desert.

Sonoran Desert of Baja California
United States

Information on climate, plants, and animals of the Sonoran Desert.

United States

An account by Rosser W Garrison of the amazing discovery of a damselfly in the Arizona desert, the family Palaemnema being known only from the rain forests of South and Central America.

Bufo marinus: Marine Toad
United States

Photographs and information on this species, including its taxonomy, description, habitat, distribution, life history, population biology, physical tolerances, community ecology and invasion information.

Fowler's Toad (Bufo fowleri)
United States

Photos, description and map of distribution. From USGS.

Golden Toad (Bufo periglenes)
United States

Details of characteristics, range, food, habitat and reproduction. From Animal Diversity Web.

Oak Toad (Bufo quercicus)
United States

Photos, description and map of distribution. From USGS.

Oak Toad (Bufo quercicus)
United States

Physical appearance, habitat, vocalization, reproduction, and range. Provides images.

Southern Toad (Bufo terrestris)
United States

Photos, description and map of distribution. From USGS.