NPR from Illinois State University
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Issues at WGLT's transmitter site are temporarily limiting our broadcast signal to low power. Thanks for your patience as we make repairs.

Counting Fireflies For Science In Georgia

Georgia has a big diversity of fireflies. More than a dozen species live in Atlanta.

Habitat loss, pesticides and artificial light could affect their numbers but there’s little research on fireflies. One researcher is trying to change that, Molly Samuel of WABE reports.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

Copyright 2021 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.