The SAVE THE FROGS! Classic Ecuador Ecotour: June 2019

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Have you ever wanted to explore the Amazon rainforest, learn from experts about tropical ecology, or experience the beauty of the Andes mountains? How about all three? Well now is your chance to experience all of that and more! We invite you to join the 2019 SAVE THE FROGS! Classic Ecuador Ecotour will take place June 5th to 15th, 2019.

The SAVE THE FROGS! Classic Ecuador Ecotour will bring us to some of our all-time favorite destinations in the Amazon rainforest, the cloud forests of Mindo and the Andes mountains. As on all our ecotours, we will have an abundance of opportunities to find and photograph amphibians.

Ecuador has an incredible array of biodiversity, landscapes and ecosystems, and is home to 617 known amphibian species, all within a very small geographical area. There are lots of frogs to be found, making Ecuador a perfect place for a SAVE THE FROGS! Ecotour.

Please complete the expression of interest form at the bottom of this page if you would would like to join the tour. If you have questions, please email us at contact@savethefrogs.com or call 415-878-6525 and leave a message. We will get back to you as soon as possible!

We hope to see you in Ecuador!

Frogwatching Ecuador

“We never would have imagined the powerful connections we made with both the group and the amazing country of Ecuador and it’s beautiful people. We are forever grateful for your friendship. We are forever changed by our experiences. We will see both you and Ecuador again.”
— Kelly Geer, Participant of the 2016 SAVE THE FROGS! Ecuador Ecotour

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The SAVE THE FROGS! Central Ecuador Ecotour (March 2019)

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Have you ever wanted to explore the cloud forests of Ecuador, learn from experts about tropical ecology, or experience the beauty of the Andes mountains? How about all three? Well now is your chance to experience all of that and more! We invite you to join the 2019 SAVE THE FROGS! Central Ecuador Ecotour, which will take place March 17th to 22th, 2019.

The inaugural SAVE THE FROGS! Central Ecuador Ecotour will bring us to the tropical Chocó forest and the Laguna Quilatoa region on the western side of the Cotopaxi volcano. As on all our ecotours, we will have an abundance of opportunities to find and photograph amphibians.

Ecuador has an incredible array of biodiversity, landscapes and ecosystems, and is home to 617 known amphibian species, all within a very small geographical area. There are lots of frogs to be found, making Ecuador a perfect place for a SAVE THE FROGS! Ecotour.

Please complete the expression of interest form at the bottom of this page if you would would like to join the tour. If you have questions, please email us at contact@savethefrogs.com or call 415-878-6525 and leave a message. We will get back to you as soon as possible!

Please note that this Central Ecuador Ecotour is immediately preceded by the SAVE THE FROGS! Eastern Ecuador Ecotour and we encourage you to take part in both.

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Jaime Culebras photographed this Scinax elaeochrous at Jardin de los Sueños, where we will spend two amazing nights frogging. Jaime will be serving as our amphibian guide on this tour, as he has done on every SAVE THE FROGS! Ecuador Ecotour to date!

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The SAVE THE FROGS! Eastern Ecuador Ecotour: March 2019

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Have you ever wanted to explore the Amazon rainforest, learn from experts about tropical ecology, or experience the beauty of the Andes mountains? How about all three? Well now is your chance to experience all of that and more! We invite you to join the 2019 SAVE THE FROGS! Eastern Ecuador Ecotour, which will take place March 10th to 17th, 2019.

This brand new SAVE THE FROGS! Ecotour will encompass the Amazon rainforest and the cloud forests of the Sumaco volcano, with an abundance of opportunities to find and photograph amphibians. Ecuador has an incredible array of biodiversity, landscapes and ecosystems, and is home to 617 known amphibian species, all within a very small geographical area. There are lots of frogs to be found, making Ecuador a perfect place for a SAVE THE FROGS! Ecotour.

Please complete the expression of interest form at the bottom of this page if you would would like to join the tour. If you have questions, please email us at contact@savethefrogs.com or call 415-878-6525 and leave a message. We will get back to you as soon as possible!

Please note that this Eastern Ecuador Ecotour is immediately followed by the SAVE THE FROGS! Central Ecuador Ecotour and we encourage you to take part in both.

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Photo of Phyllomedusa vaillanti by Jaime Culebras, who will be serving as our amphibian guide on this tour, as he has done on every SAVE THE FROGS! Ecuador Ecotour to date!

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Membership Discounts

In an effort to make SAVE THE FROGS! Memberships available to all amphibian enthusiasts, we are pleased to offer 50% discounts to full-time students and teachers, and employees of environmental nonprofits. If you meet those criteria and require such financial assistance, while still wanting to financially support our efforts by paying 50% of the standard membership amount, please complete the application below and we will be in touch with you within 14 days.

Membership Discounts

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Custom Ecotours

SAVE THE FROGS! Custom Ecotours are designed for wildlife enthusiasts who want to visit amazing natural areas, find and photograph amphibians, and learn about ecology and wildlife conservation from local and international experts. The primary differences between Custom Ecotours and our traditional ecotours are: (1) YOU choose the dates and the country; and (2) The … Continue reading Custom Ecotours

SAVE THE FROGS! Scholarship Applications

SAVE THE FROGS! is pleased to offer scholarships to dedicated environmental conservationists with financial needs. Scholarships cover the entire cost of SAVE THE FROGS! Membership, giving the recipient access to the SAVE THE FROGS! Membership Site, the SAVE THE FROGS! Community and a variety of educational resources and amphibious offerings available exclusively to members.

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