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Save The Frogs Eco-tour to Belize has begun!

The SAVE THE FROGS! Eco-tour to Belize has taken off to a great start! The rains have come and the frogs are out! So far we have encountered 10 species of frogs and toads.

Tlalocohyla picta, Agalychnis callydryas, Tropical Education Center, Belize

By far the most beautiful of frog species we observed this evening was the Red-eyed Tree Frog, Agalychnis callidryas.

Agalychnis callydryas, Tropical Education Center, Belize, Red-eyed Tree Frog

It is the rainy season in Belize and many species of amphibians are on the hunt for a mate.

Agalychnis callidryas, Belize, Tropical Education Center, Save The Frogs

Agalychnis callydryas, Tropical Education Center, Belize

Besides the gorgeous Red-eyed Tree Frogs, we also witnessed a pair of Mexican Tree Frogs, Smilisca baudinii, calling from a large puddle.

Smilisca baudinii, Tropical Education Center, Belize

Even the toads were calling! This Gulf Coast Toad, Incilius valliceps, was found on the trail. What a great looking toad!

Incilius valliceps, Tropical Education Center, Belize

Besides frogs we also observed this gorgeous Parrot Snake cruising through the vegetation.

Parrot Snake, Tropical Education Center, Belize

Parrot Snake, Tropical Education Center, Belize

Considering this is the first night, we know it’s going to be a great Eco-tour! More updates to come!

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