Peril in the ponds: deformed frogs, politics and a biologist's quest.
Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press 2012.
Octavo, paperback, 245 pp.
An insider's account of a scientific investigation into a disturbing phenomenon. Tells the story of a government biologist's investigation into the mystery of deformed frogs, an epidemic that grew during the 1990's and continues today. It provides an inside view of a highly charged environmental issue that aroused the public and the media and sparked controversies among scientists, politicians, and government agencies. Also available in hardcover [stock id 34709].