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Preparing For A Career In Herpetology

SAVE THE FROGS! Founder Dr. Kerry Kriger was recently interviewed by a young frog enthusiast about preparing for a career in herpetology (the study of amphibians and/or reptiles). So as to assist anyone looking to achieve success in their herpetological pursuits, we have posted the interview here. We hope you find it useful!

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Save The Frogs in Cambridge, United Kingdom – September 18th, 2019

You are invited to a one of a kind SAVE THE FROGS! event in the United Kingdom! Join us in Cambridge on September 18th, 2019 from 2-5pm for an afternoon of amphibian conservation presentations and discussions at world-famous Cambridge University.

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Los Angeles Times Interviews SAVE THE FROGS! Founder Dr. Kerry Kriger

On June 24th, 2019, LA Times journalist Joe Dworetzky interviewed SAVE THE FROGS! Founder Dr. Kerry Kriger about California amphibian conservation issues, including the state’s continued importation of millions of non-native American Bullfrogs. Other topics discussed include frog jumping contests and conservation of California’s state amphibian, the endangered California Red-Legged Frog​.

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How Photography Can Be Used To Promote Science Communication And Conservation Of Biodiversity

Brazilian amphibian biologist Dr. Pedro Peloso gave a fabulous presentation on “How Photography Can Be Used To Promote Science Communication And Conservation Of Biodiversity” for our January 23rd, 2019 SAVE THE FROGS! Webinar. Amphibian enthusiasts from around the world attended Dr. Peloso’s online presentation featuring amazing photos of Brazil’s amphibians and an abundance of information on their ecology, the threats they face, and ways to save them.

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Presentation by Dr. Phil Bishop: The Conservation of New Zealand Frogs

Dr. Phil Bishop delivers a presentation on the conservation of New Zealand’s frogs for a SAVE THE FROGS! online conference. Watch Phil’s presentation to learn all about New Zealand’s native frog species, the threats they face, and the conservation actions being taken to protect them.

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The Survival Of The Earth Depends On Frogs

In 2013, Professor Jean-Marc Hero spoke at TEDx (St. Hilda’s School) in Australia to raise awareness of the rapid disappearance of amphibian populations and to inspire people to take action to save frogs from extinction. Professor Hero was an original member of the SAVE THE FROGS! Board of Directors and from 2003-2007 served as SAVE […]

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Book Recommendations For Frog Lovers

SAVE THE FROGS! has compiled a list of books that amphibian enthusiasts will enjoy and learn from. All of these books are available on Amazon. Order a few today, for yourself or as gifts!

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Private Tutoring with Dr. Kerry Kriger

Are you working on an amphibian related project for school or university? Then you should consider getting private tutoring from SAVE THE FROGS! Founder Dr. Kerry Kriger, a world renowned expert with 14 years of full-time amphibian conservation experience. Benefits Of Private Tutoring With Dr. Kriger: (1) Get the best grade possible; (2) Learn far […]

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Save The Frogs Research Project on Chytrid Fungus in California Published

In 2015, SAVE THE FROGS! received a grant from the Alameda County Fish & Game Commission to research disease outbreaks in Foothill Yellow-Legged Frogs (Rana boylii) in the San Francisco Bay Area. The research was published in the journal Ecosphere. You can read the abstract below, or download the PDF of the publication here. Photo […]

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Scientific paper outlines actions to save declining amphibian populations in the US

Despite the theoretical protection afforded by the U.S. Endangered Species Act of 1973 (ESA), many amphibians remain under threat. A new scientific paper co-authored by Katherine M. O’Donnell, a participant of the 2016 SAVE THE FROGS! Peru Ecotour, explores the various issues that have served as challenges to the recovery of declining amphibian populations in […]

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