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natterjack

a European toad, Bufo calamita, of sandy regions, having a greyish-brown body marked with reddish warty processes: family Bufonidae
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Volunteers helping Mandy Cartwright, a ranger with Flintshire Council's Coastal Unit (right) maintain the habitat at Gronant and Talacre will also get the chance to see local wildlife such as terns (bottom left) and natterjack toads
Increase number and distribution of the smooth snake, the natterjack toad and the crested newt, as well as
Birds, including the skylark and song thrush, mammals including the water vole, brown hare, otter, dormouse, pipistrelle bat, and red squirrel, amphibians including the natterjack toad and great crested newt, and butterflies including the high brown fritillary, are benefiting from the environmentally sensitive management the Lakes ESA farmers have embraced.
A visit to Edinburgh Zoo is a great way to introduce kids to the beauty of nature, and this year you can find out how you can help save Scottish Wildlife, including six of our most threatened species - the red squirrel, capercaillie, basking shark, natterjack toad, chough and medicinal leech.
Home to rare breeds such as the traditional European Red Squirrel and the Natterjack Toad, prehistoric human footprints have also been found on the nearby mudflats.
By these means, the breeding habitats of black-tailed godwit (Limosa limosa), redshank (Tringa totanus), northern lapwing (Vanellus vanellus) and Natterjack toad (Bufo calamita) will be improved;
The threatened wildlife red list warns the European eel is at critical levels while the rare natterjack toad, the only amphibian of its kind in the country and a protected animal, is endangered.
City dwellers can visit some of the most beautiful countryside in Wales while protecting the rare natterjack toad or can make a real difference in their own backyard by helping projects such as the south Cardiff Bat Corridor.
95% decline over the past 50 years Natterjack toad Habitat loss, climate change, sea-level rise and disease.
Because the area is a ecologically sensitive, during construction species such as the natterjack toad were looked after with the help of the Flintshire's Countryside Services.
The six amphibian types living in Wales are the common frog and common toad, natterjack toad, palmate newt, great crested newt and smooth newt.
I'd rather sing God Save The Natterjack Toad than God Save The Queen and during the World Cup there's as much chance of me flying an Israeli flag from my car as the Cross of St Dixons.