Why Did the Ectotherm Cross the Road?

Reptiles and amphibians are on the move! As the weather warms, movement of these ectotherms is steadily increasing. As these animals increase in activity many will happen across busy roads. Although it is the year of the snake, snakes are not the only animal to suffer from this plight. Many animals must endure motor vehicle threats, but reptiles and amphibians are especially susceptible due to their relatively small size and slow movement. Leer más.