A striking representation of a Helena's histrion frog peering done the nighttime has won the British Ecological Society's yearly photography competition.
Conservation lensman and evolutionary biologist Roberto García Roa took the representation successful the Tambopata reserve successful the Peruvian Amazon.
"Like 2 beacons successful the dark, the striking eyes... look to glow successful the acheronian of the night," helium said.
Illegal golden mining has taken a immense biology toll connected the reserve.
"It is paradoxical to spot the eyes of this frog arsenic tiny aureate pearls," said Mr García Roa. "Because successful reality, the existent treasure lies successful ensuring the extortion of this country and its inhabitants."
The annual photography competition focuses connected showcasing the quality of ecology.
Here is simply a enactment of the winning pictures:
Runner Up: Leopard Surprise!
People and Nature class winner: New Plastic Home
Up Close and Personal category, pupil prize: Morning Dew
Individuals and Populations category, highly commended: Proud Stag
People and Nature category, pupil prize: Tourists successful the Wild
The Art of Ecology category, pupil prize: Diwali successful the Forest