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 role in agrosystems. Professor
Nicolás Urbina-Cardona will also provide a 30 minute presentation, and
Dr. Kriger will close the event with his presentation.
Location: Javeriana University, Building 2-209 Baron Ferdinand. 2pm Nicolas Urbina (20-30min) “Advances in amphibian conservation in Colombia”.
2:45 pm Lecture Angela Maria Cortes (20-30min) “Ecosystem services of
neotropical amphibians: a review”
3:15 pm Julio Mario Hoyos (20-30min) “Contributions of amphibians in
rural landscapes of coffee”
3:45 pm Dr. Kerry Kriger (75 min) “Amphibian Conservation in the 21st Century”