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Saving the Mountain Yellow-Legged Frogs from non-native fish in our national parks

On behalf of SAVE THE FROGS! and California’s critically endangered Mountain Yellow-Legged Frogs (Rana muscosa), on November 20th, 2013, SAVE THE FROGS! Founder Dr. Kerry Kriger submitted the following letter to the National Park Service. The letter is part of the Service’s official call for public comment related to its proposal to remove predatory non-native […]

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California Tiger Salamander Workshop a big success!

The California Tiger Salamander has been hard hit by habitat loss and road mortalities. Until recently however, the salamanders were afforded very few legal protections, due in large part to a strong lobby from agriculture groups and land developers. After 454 Save The Frogs Supporters sent letters to the California Fish & Game Commission urging […]

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An Open Letter to the San Francisco Chronicle

As the Founder & Executive Director of SAVE THE FROGS!, the world’s leading amphibian conservation organization, and as a former citizen of San Francisco, I feel obligated to respond to the Chronicle’s recent editorial “On Golf Versus Critters”, which incorrectly describes the Sharp Park Golf Course as being suitable habitat for endangered frogs, and dangerously […]

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