Another sign of climate change? Scientists report smaller salamanders in the Appalachians

  • by: BRUCE SMITH , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 29, 2014 - 9:35 AM

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Some scientists suggest it could be still another sign of climate change: Salamanders in the Appalachian Mountains are getting smaller, they say, because in a drier, warmer climate, the little cold-blooded creatures use more energy to stay alive.

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