Amphibians and culture II: mutual flourishing in Central and South America

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Amphibians occupy a complex place in cultures around the world. Throughout history, these vibrant, shape-shifting creatures of land and water have been met with both wonder and hostility. 

In the second part of this new series Amphibians and Culture, Amphibian Programme officer Pria Ghosh discusses the cultural role of amphibians in Central and South America. Here, many Indigenous communities nurture these species and their ecosystems, within relationships built on respect and rec