The Right Coast

Editor: Thomas A. Smith
University of San Diego
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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Fungal Disease Attacks Rattlesnakes as Scientists Seek Treatment

In the last two decades, fungal diseases have rapidly attacked populations of frogs, bats, and salamanders. The latest victims under siege are snakes, and if snake fungal disease isn’t stopped, researchers say it could yield disastrous results.


One could be forgiven for seeing this as a sign of the times.

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