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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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A team of around 15 volunteers from Network Rail and their principal contractor on the North Wales Coast Re-Signalling Scheme, Siemens, spent the day with countryside rangers clearing gorse and raking the natterjack toad area in Bettisfield, Bagillt.
Scottish wildcats were threatened as a result of interbreeding with domestic cats while the capercaillie and the natterjack toad are being affected by climate change.
AT RISK Cumbria has around half of England's population of the endangered natterjack toad.
Conservation of the natterjack toad (Bufo calamita) in Britain over the period 1970-1990 in relation to site protection and other factors.
The area, hugely important for its wildlife, is home to the rare natterjack toad, brown hare and skylark, as well invertebrate species such as the mining bee and sandhill rustic moth.
Contract notice: 040-2015, landscape construction, wildlife conservation measure natterjack toad schlebusch rath, new train system opladen, leverkusen.
The examination of UK species suggests that birds including the cuckoo and turtle dove, as well as creatures such as the natterjack toad and brown hare, are also among those most at risk of disappearing in the next 40 years.
The area, which spans from Gronant Dunes to Talacre Warren, is home to a wealth of rare animals and birds, including the natterjack toad, sand lizards, colletes bees and terns.
The conservation project on the Natterjack toad received a boost when work began on the first farmland pond in Kerry.
Wildlife information officer, Lucy Benyon, said: "It looks like a natterjack toad.
In Scotland he is currently involved in the conservation of the Natterjack toad on the Solway Firth.
e examination of UK species suggests that birds, including the cuckoo and turtle dove, as well as creatures such as the natterjack toad and brown hare, are also among those most at risk of disappearing in the next 40 years.