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SAVE THE FROGS joins 425 conservation groups in supporting the Endangered Species Act

Four hundred and twenty-five national, state, and local conservation groups – including SAVE THE FROGS – recently sent a letter to the United States Senate and House leadership to demonstrate their overwhelming support for the popular Endangered Species Act. The organizations argued strongly for maintaining the Act in its current form and not let it […]

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Victory for the Mountain Yellow-Legged Frogs

VICTORY! The California Fish & Game Commission voted unanimously today to grant endangered status to the Mountain Yellow-Legged Frogs (Rana sierrae and R. muscosa), which have disappeared from over 90% of their historic range. Thanks to the 1,573 SAVE THE FROGS! supporters who sent in letters on behalf of the frogs. While endangered species status does not guarantee success in […]

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USFWS seeks your input on 13 threatened amphibian species in the Southwest

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) will conduct an in-depth status review of 374 rare southeastern aquatic, riparian and wetland animal and plant species and May Warrant Endangered Species Act Protection Includes 13 Amphibians and 12 Reptiles Press Release-USF&WS 9/26/11 The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) will conduct an in-depth status review of […]

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