Bullfrog Prohibition: Save The Frogs Official Comment To CA Fish & Game Commission

In late 2016, SAVE THE FROGS! and the Center for Biological Diversity submitted a petition to the California Fish & Game Commission (FGC) calling on the state to list American Bullfrogs (Rana catesbeiana; Lithobates catesbeianus) as a prohibited species. Our petition is being considered at the FGC’s April 26, 2017 meeting in Van Nuys, CA … Continue reading Bullfrog Prohibition: Save The Frogs Official Comment To CA Fish & Game Commission

Calling All Californians: Bullfrog Action Required in Van Nuys, CA April 26th, 2017

SAVE THE FROGS! has been working with governmental and nonprofit partners since 2010 to reduce the number of invasive species entering the USA. One of the species we have worked hardest on is the American Bullfrog (Rana catesbeiana or Lithobates catesbeianus). While we love bullfrogs in their native habitat, their invasion of the American West … Continue reading Calling All Californians: Bullfrog Action Required in Van Nuys, CA April 26th, 2017

SAVE THE FROGS! Petitions State of California to Ban Importation of American Bullfrogs

On December 7th, 2016, SAVE THE FROGS! and the Center for Biological Diversity submitted a petition to the California Fish & Game Commission (FGC) calling on the state to ban the importation of live American Bullfrogs (Rana catesbeiana) by adding the species to the state’s list of restricted animals. The addition would help prevent future … Continue reading SAVE THE FROGS! Petitions State of California to Ban Importation of American Bullfrogs

SAVE THE FROGS! working to ban importation of bullfrogs into California

SAVE THE FROGS! Executive Director Dr. Kerry Kriger today delivered 1,189 petition signatures to the California Department of Fish & Game calling on the state to ban the importation, sale and purchase of American Bullfrogs, widely regarded as one of the world’s worst invasive species. Several million live bullfrogs are legally imported into the state each … Continue reading SAVE THE FROGS! working to ban importation of bullfrogs into California