Join The 2019 SAVE THE FROGS! Ecuador Ecotour

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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! 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 if you would would like to join this tour.

If you have questions, 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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Join The 2020 SAVE THE FROGS! Central Ecuador Ecotour

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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 SAVE THE FROGS! Central Ecuador Ecotour, which will take place March 29th to April 3rd, 2020.

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 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.

Ecuador field herping
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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Join The 2020 SAVE THE FROGS! Eastern Ecuador Ecotour

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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 SAVE THE FROGS! Eastern Ecuador Ecotour, which will take place March 22nd to 29th, 2020.

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 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.

Ecuador Ecotour
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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Register for the SAVE THE FROGS! World Summit: Kolkata, India (February 8th & 9th, 2019)

The 2019 SAVE THE FROGS! World Summit in Kolkata came and went…this is an archival page. Please find photos and stories from the World Summit here.

We are pleased to announce that the 2019 SAVE THE FROGS! World Summit will be held in Kolkata, India on February 8th and 9th, 2019. We invite all amphibian conservationists to attend this FREE event.

The SAVE THE FROGS! World Summit will bring together amphibian biologists, environmental conservationists, teachers and artists from multiple countries, to raise awareness for endangered amphibians and provide attendees with numerous ways they can assist threatened wildlife and ecosystems in their own communities upon their return home.

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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

Join The 2019 SAVE THE FROGS! Costa Rica Ecotour

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We invite you to join the 2019 SAVE THE FROGS! Costa Rica Ecotour (June 27th to July 8th, 2019), which will encompass the rainforest, cloud forest, volcanoes and an abundance of opportunities to find and photograph amphibians. Costa Rica has an incredible array of biodiversity, landscapes and ecosystems. Costa Rica is home to 208 known amphibian species, all within a very small geographical area. There are lots of frogs to be found, making Costa Rica a perfect place for a SAVE THE FROGS! Ecotour.

Please complete the expression of interest form 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!

strawberry poison dart frog Oophaga pumilio

The tour was the best trip ever! A magical combination of smart, knowledgeable, warm, caring people and the most amazing wildlife, terrain, culture, and adventures. I would love to go again!
–Ann Sigafoos, Virginia

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Photos from the 2018 SAVE THE FROGS! Costa Rica Ecotour

Join an upcoming SAVE THE FROGS! Costa Rica Ecotour

The 2nd Annual SAVE THE FROGS! Costa Rica Ecotour took place July 14th to 25th, 2018. Our group of 16 frog enthusiasts traveled across the country, visiting the jungles of Sarapiquí; the Arenal volcano; the beaches of the Pacific; the cloud forests of San Gerado de Dota; and many points in between!

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