28 Jul '18, 2pm

How pool owners can save the lives of frogs

How pool owners can save the lives of frogs

If you have an in-ground pool, there's a good chance you've found a dead animal floating on the surface of the water or in the skimmer basket before. Frogs, toads, rodents and insects such as bees, beetles or spiders seem to be the most common victims. "But, literally anything that might happen to be in someone's backyard will possibly get trapped in a pool," said Rich Mason, a biologist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in the Annapolis, Maryland, field office where he restores wetlands, streams and other wildlife habitats. "On the East Coast, a lot of customers get frogs, but the worst thing is to wake up and find a dead chipmunk in the pool," said Mason. "Some would even find a family because the young chipmunks aren't as wary as their parents. In the Southwest, it's lizards, desert rats and scorpions. In California, I have several customers who get ducklings in t...

Full article: https://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/animals/stories/pool-ow...

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