Japanese giant salamander . By Tyler Jenniges. What is it . The Japanese giant salamander is 5 feet long (1.5 meters) Being found in mountainous areas all over Japan.
By Tyler Jenniges
"hanzaki holes” are man made concrete dens used for breeding of salamanders.
Restrictions on hunting have been set.
Duping trash and hazardous materials has been stopped
But even after these steps were taken the numbers of salamanders has still continued to drop at a surprising rate.