Endocrine disruptor or flying trash compactor? Hi all, Diego here for FrogTV, and I’m having a little trouble with this tongue twister. Triball helps me answer the question of, “What does this steaming plate of food have to do with mutant frogs?” A lot, it seems, with evidence indicating the common weed killer atrazine, used on corn fields, creates freaky changes in male frogs.
Exhibit A: Eggs in testes.
You read that right. Now see it.
What to do, oh what to do? Sure, the problems can seem so big that it feels like there’s nothing we can do. But if a little three-eyed frog can stand up to make a difference, then so can you. Go here to find some simple things you can do to spread the word.