Why Are Frogs Wet?


Discover South Africa’s rich variety of frogs! More than 100 species have been recorded with new species being described each year. The rich species diversity can be attributed to the wide range of environmental conditions and habitat types in South Africa. Frogs are extremely adaptable and found in a wide range of habitats from forest to desert; and mountain tops to coastal plains.

Water plays a vital role in the survival of frogs.

Why Are Frogs Wet? takes a closer look at how and why frogs depend on one of nature’s most valuable resources – water.

Author: Steve Camp
Illustration: Kerry Jenner

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