Bullfrog Prohibition: Save The Frogs Official Comment To CA Fish & Game Commission

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In late 2016, SAVE THE FROGS! and the Center for Biological Diversity submitted a petition to the California Fish & Game Commission (FGC) calling on the state to list American Bullfrogs (Rana catesbeiana; Lithobates catesbeianus) as a prohibited species. Our petition is being considered at the FGC's April 26, 2017 meeting in Van Nuys, CA…

Calling All Californians: Bullfrog Action Required in Van Nuys, CA April 26th, 2017

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SAVE THE FROGS! has been working with governmental and nonprofit partners since 2010 to reduce the number of invasive species entering the USA. One of the species we have worked hardest on is the submitted a petition in 2016 calling on the California Fish and Game Commission (FGC) to list American Bullfrogs as a prohibited…

SAVE THE FROGS! Petitions State of California to Ban Importation of American Bullfrogs

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On December 7th, 2016, SAVE THE FROGS! and the Download the petition here. Photo of American Bullfrog courtesy Jock Branson Bullfrogs prey upon and compete with California's native wildlife, and play a role in the spread of disease. The American Bullfrog is included in the Global Invasive Species Database’s list of “One Hundred of the…