Conservation Groups Sue San Francisco Over Controversial Sharp Park Golf Course Wetland Destruction Project SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — The Wild Equity Institute, Sequoia Audubon Society, and Save The Frogs sued Mayor Edwin Lee and the San Francisco Recreation & Park Department in San Francisco Superior Court today over a project that will destroy and drain Sharp … Continue reading Save The Frogs sues San Francisco’s Mayor Ed Lee
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 … Continue reading An Open Letter to the San Francisco Chronicle
The Sharp Park Wetlands are home to the endangered California Red-Legged Frog and San Francisco garter snake, as well as numerous bird species. Unfortunately, in 1931 the City of San Francisco built a golf course on top of the wetlands. The golf course has been killing endangered frogs and costing the City’s taxpayers money ever … Continue reading Sharp Park Wetlands Victory is Near: Your Help Needed Now!