Name _____________________________ Science Research Class, Academy of Mount St Ursula
Wood Frog Ecology
|Instructions: Print this page and answer the following questions about Wood Frogs. Use resources in the school Library, on the library web page, and the links on the Questions about Spring page for April.|
|1. Complete the taxonomy for the Wood Frog:: Kingdom:
2. Describe the life cycle of this species. Include the three life stages, the approximate duration, source of nutrition, and habitat for each. You may choose to complete this question in essay format, or complete the table below.
|3. True or
False: Wood Frogs are the only North American amphibian that occurs
north of the Arctic Circle. Explain your answer.
|Nature North: Wood Frog|
|4. According to the
DAPTF, many species of
amphibians throughout the world have declined markedly in numbers; some
species have become extinct.
Give at least three possible reasons for the decline in amphibian populations .