Happy Earth Day from Ghana, West Africa! My name is Michael Starkey. I am an amphibian biologist and am the Chairman of the SAVE THE FROGS! Advisory Committee. For the past three years I have been working directly with SAVE THE FROGS! Founder Dr. Kerry Kriger, and helping to spread SAVE THE FROGS! message of … Continue reading My Earth Day Birthday Wish from Ghana, West Africa
April 19th, 2013: Chiana, Ghana In order to bring further awareness to the devastating impacts of over-harvesting of frogs in northern Ghana, SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana held its first Save The Frogs’ Day event in Chiana! The event took place all day and included educational lectures about amphibian ecology and conservation, a play about amphibian … Continue reading The 5th Annual Save The Frogs’ Day Begins in Chiana, Ghana!
Hello, again, FrogBlog readers! In my last entry, I told you that I would share more about two froggy things I am working on. First of all, I started a petition to get Florida a State Amphibian. I find it very strange that our state, which has so much amphibian diversity, does not officially have … Continue reading Avalon Theisen and her Froggy Projects
An update from SAVE THE FROGS! Advisory Committee Chairman Michael Starkey: Ghana’s frogs are under serious threat from habitat destruction, pollution and pesticides, and from over-harvesting for the frog meat and frog bait trades. With so many factors contributing to the decline in amphibian populations, on April 11th I traveled to Ghana in order to meet with … Continue reading Inspiring Africa’s next generation to care about nature and wildlife!
There are only 5 spots remaining on SAVE THE FROGS’ Eco-Tour to Belize. Please sign up today to secure your spot on this adventure of a lifetime! Can’t make it? Help SAVE THE FROGS! by sharing this exciting opportunity with your friends and family! You are cordially invited to join SAVE THE FROGS! on a 10-day eco-tour … Continue reading Only 5 spots remain on SAVE THE FROGS’ Eco-Tour to Belize!
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SAVE THE FROGS! Founder Dr. Kerry Kriger will give a presentation at Javeriana University entitled “Amphibian Conservation in the 21st Century”. The event will be from 1pm-5pm Saturday April 13th. Two Colombian biologists (Angela Maria Cortes and Julio Mario Hoyos) will give 30 minute presentations on ecosystem functions and services of amphibians, and specifically their … Continue reading SAVE THE FROGS! in Bogota
Groupon is helping SAVE THE FROGS! raise money for our San Francisco area amphibian conservation efforts, and you can help! Please donate today to our Groupon cause! For every $35 raised, we can teach one school about frog protection and conservation. This Groupon campaign will only be up for 5 more days so please donate … Continue reading SAVE THE FROGS! is on Groupon
SAVE THE FROGS! Advisory Committee Chairman Michael Starkey needs your help! Find out why here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A84t1KBvVVU Please consider supporting our amphibian conservation efforts to help Save The Frogs of Ghana! Donate here: www.crowdrise.com/savethefrogsghana Continue reading Together We Can Save The Frogs Of Ghana!
SAVE THE FROGS! wishes Dr. Jane Goodall a very Happy Birthday! Dr. Jane Goodall has inspired millions with her dedicated efforts towards wildlife conservation. In October 2011 I was fortunate to meet Dr. Goodall at the Wildlife Conservation Network Expo in San Francisco, CA. Like Dr. Goodall, I am about to conduct my own conservation … Continue reading Happy Birthday to Dr. Jane Goodall!