Tag: U.S. Virgin Islands

January 11, 2021

WSB: Community scientists help researchers survey frogs

For years, many believed the mute coqui, a small endangered frog endemic to the Virgin Islands, was aptly named. On an island full of chirping tree frog species like the...

March 30, 2020

Rats borne by hurricanes threaten endangered island lizards

Sudden infestations of rats on small Caribbean islands caused by massive hurricanes are threatening fragile island wildlife populations. These invasive rats could wipe out populations of an endangered species of...