Reintroduction and Post-Release Survival of a Living Fossil: The Chinese Giant Salamander

@inproceedings{Zhang2016ReintroductionAP,
  title={Reintroduction and Post-Release Survival of a Living Fossil: The Chinese Giant Salamander},
  author={Lu Zhang and Wei Jiang and Qi-Jun Wang and Hu Zhao and Hong-Xing Zhang and Ruth M. Marcec and Scott T. Willard and Andrew J Kouba},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2016}
}
Captive rearing and reintroduction / translocation are increasingly used as tools to supplement wild populations of threatened species. Reintroducing captive-reared Chinese giant salamanders may help to augment the declining wild populations and conserve this critically endangered amphibian. We released 31 captive-reared juvenile giant salamanders implanted… CONTINUE READING