Peril in the Ponds

Peril in the Ponds by Judy Helgen

A new book by Judy Helgen, July 2012.

Peril in the Ponds tells the story of a government biologist’s investigation into the mystery of deformed frogs, an epidemic that grew during the 1990s and continues today.

Peril in the Ponds: Deformed Frogs, Politics, and a Biologist’s Quest
by Judy Helgen, Ph.D.
University of Massachusetts Press, Amherst and Boston
243 pages | July 2012

MPR news reports on deformed frogs and Judy’s work.
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Judy Helgen’s article in the Minnesota Women’s Press.

Star Tribune article on the mystery of deformed frogs.

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[Frog photo copyright Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. Used with permission.]