The government has just banned salamander travel.

The government has just banned salamander travel. -

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service is restricting imports on 201 species of salamander and prohibiting the amphibians movement across state lines. Biologists hope the move will protect the countrys salamanders from the deadly fungus Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans, which is spreading in Europe. The United States has the worlds highest diversity of native salamanders. New York Times

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