Prepare For Your SAVE THE FROGS! Costa Rica Ecotour

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Are you ready for an experience of a lifetime? Traveling in Costa Rica may be a different experience than what you are accustomed to, so we have written a few things we would love to pass along! Pura Vida! Physical fitness requirements Most of our hikes will be easy to moderate. Expect guided hikes to…

The 2018 SAVE THE FROGS! Costa Rica Ecotour

Itinerary | Trip Cost | Sign Up | Photos from the 2017 SAVE THE FROGS! Costa Rica Ecotour We invite you to join the 2nd Annual SAVE THE FROGS! Costa Rica Ecotour (July 14th to 25th, 2018), which will encompass the rainforest, cloud forest, volcanoes and an abundance of opportunities to find and photograph amphibians. Costa Rica…

The Amphibians of the TAMU Soltis Center in Costa Rica

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Visit the Soltis Center on the July 2018 SAVE THE FROGS! Costa Rica Ecotour: click here to learn more. In July 2017, I joined biologist The Texas A&M University's Soltis Center for Research and Education   Agalychnis callidryas Agalychnis saltator Craugastor fitzingeri Dendropsophus ebraccatus Duellmanohyla rufioculis Oophaga pumilio Pristimantis cerasinus Pristimantis ridens Rana vaillanti Rana…

Photos from the 2017 Costa Rica Ecotour

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Learn about our July 2018 SAVE THE FROGS! Costa Rica Ecotour here. The inaugural SAVE THE FROGS! Costa Rica Ecotour took place July 14th to 25th, 2017. Our group of 21 frog enthusiasts traveled across the country, visiting the jungles of Tortuguero and Sarapiqui; the Arenal volcano; the cloud forests of Monteverde; the beaches of…

Costa Rica Ecotour Terms & Conditions

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Your reservation on a SAVE THE FROGS! Ecotour is subject to our Ecotour Terms & Conditions (below) and the Ecotour Participant Agreement, Release and Acknowledgement of Risk. Please read these carefully and contact us if you have any questions. A SAVE THE FROGS! Ecotour Leader will get back to you as soon as possible.  GENERAL…

The Golden Toad – Lost But Not Forgotten

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All amphibian biologists and frog-lovers alike remember and appreciate the beautiful golden toad of Costa Rica. It is important to take a moment to celebrate this amazing amphibian and reflect on the many other amphibian species that have gone extinct in recent decades. Their loss reminds us to keep working harder and smarter in order…

Costa Rica Ecotour Announcement List

Are your ready for an amazing frogging adventure with SAVE THE FROGS! in Costa Rica? If so, please fill out the form below so we can email you as soon as we announce the next SAVE THE FROGS! Costa Rica Ecotour. {source}<div class="typeform-widget" data-url="https://savethefrogs.typeform.com/to/vN24w9" style="width: 100%; height: 500px;"></div><script>(function(){var qs,js,q,s,d=document,gi=d.getElementById,ce=d.createElement,gt=d.getElementsByTagName,id="typef_orm",b="https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/share.typeform.com/";if(!gi.call(d,id)){js=ce.call(d,"script");js.id=id;js.src=b+"widget.js";q=gt.call(d,"script")[0];q.parentNode.insertBefore(js,q)}})()</script>{/source} We look forward to frogging Costa…

Introducing the Strawberry Poison Dart Frog

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The strawberry poison dart frog, Oophaga pumilio, has an extraordinary reproductive strategy. Females lay their eggs in leaf-litter or on plants on the rainforest floor. When the tadpoles hatch, one of the parents will coax them to climb onto their back. Then the parent frog transports the tadpoles to small pockets of water in bromeliads…

Join the inaugural SAVE THE FROGS! Costa Rica Ecotour: July 2017

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Learn about current ecotours here. We are pleased to announce the inaugural SAVE THE FROGS! Costa Rica Ecotour (July 14th to 25th, 2017), which will encompass the rainforest, cloud forest, volcanoes, mangroves and an abundance of opportunities to find and photograph amphibians. Costa Rica has an incredible array of biodiversity, landscapes and ecosystems. Costa Rica is…