Frogs have been disappearing worldwide at alarming rates. Our 1st Annual Frog Art Contest received 394 entries from 10 countries: USA, Canada, India, Brazil, United Kingdom, South Africa, Switzerland, New Zealand, The Netherlands, Australia.
We've chosen the best of the best, and now it's time for you to be the judge! Look through the amazing frog art below, and then vote using the form at the bottom of this page. Voting will remain open until October 12th, and the winners will be announced shortly thereafter.
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Fact: 2,000 amphibian species are on the verge of extinction.
Fact: 200 amphibian species have completey disappeared in the last 30 years.
Fact: Amphibian species naturally go extinct at a rate of about one species every 500 years.
Fact: Frogs are bio-indicators and have been around hundreds of millions of years.
Fact: Amphibian habitat is drying up due to climate change.
Fact: The frog leg trade is responsible for numerous amphibian extinctions, as many of the frogs are infected with chytridiomycosis, and spread the disease to native frog populations.
Fact: Tens of millions of frogs are taken from the wild each year for use as pets, and this contributes to the decline of many tropical species.
Fact: These red-eye treefrogs appear on shirts and tote bags in the SAVE THE FROGS! Cafepress store, where al proceeds benefit SAVE THE FROGS! worldwide conservation efforts.
Fact: Few people know that frogs are disappearing.
Fact: Far more people will know frogs are disappearing if you help us spread the word about amphibian extinctions.
Fact: Commonly applied backyard pesticides contribute to amphibian population declines.
Fact: Save The Frogs Day is April 30th, 2010. Please inform your teachers!
Fact: Tens of millions of frogs are taken out of the wild each year for food. Large frogs are most at risk, and tropical nations seldom have laws in place to regulate harvests.
Fact: When you join SAVE THE FROGS!, you get one of the coolest tote bags on the planet as a free gift.
Fact: The SAVE THE FROGS! Gift Center has amazing frog art and photographs on t-shirts, greeting cards, pins, bumper stickers, coffee mugs, posters and more...
Fact: 100% of proceeds from your tax-deductible donation to SAVE THE FROGS! go to our worldwide amphibian conservation efforts.
Fact: The 2nd Annual Frog Art Contest will begin in early March 2010, and your school should take part!
Fact: We hope you've enjoyed the fabulous frog art!
Now's your chance to choose, using the form below. Only vote once, as multiple votes from the same IP address will be rejected. Furthermore, you may be infested with a plague of banana slugs and centipedes if you attempt to cast multiple votes. You may want to look over the awesome frog art once more before voting, because you only get one shot!
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Please help us spread the word by emailing five of your friends and tell them to vote for a Frog Art winner! Thanks.
Be sure to take part in the 2nd Annual Frog Art Contest, to be announced in March of 2010. Get your school, team, community group, tribe, platoon, coalition, pack, or church involved. Spread the word!
We can place a 11x34" Public Service Announcement inside a public bus in a large US city for only $10/month. Help us advertise the 2nd Annual Frog Art Contest by donating $10 to the SAVE THE FROGS! Art Fund. Thousands of kids will see the ad and many will eventually participate!
Frog Art Director Leah Klehn
Graphic Designer Alyson Lee
Website Developer Mike Labbe
Frog Art judges Shannon, Kate, Katie and Jarle.
Thanks to all the artists.
Thanks to the SAVE THE FROGS! volunteer team.
Thanks to all our supporters and members!
See you in March 2010 for the 2nd Annual Frog Art Contest...