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The Amphibian Report Card Website Launched

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The Amphibian Report Card is an educational and collaborative tool to support amphibian conservation efforts in the United States. The Amphibian Report Card aims to rapidly assess the impact of the six major global threats on individual species and highlight ongoing conservation efforts to reduce these threats.

Introducing SAVE THE FROGS! Gainesville

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Based in Gainesville, Florida the mission of SAVE THE FROGS! Gainesville is to protect Florida amphibian populations, to educate Florida citizens about amphibians, and to support the broader efforts of SAVE THE FROGS!. You can contact us at gainesville@savethefrogs.com. SAVE THE FROGS! Gainesville processing and judging the 2016 SAVE THE FROGS! Art Contest SAVE THE …

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President Obama enlarges California Coastal National Monument and recognizes the value of California Red-Legged Frogs

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In May 2015 I submitted this letter on behalf of SAVE THE FROGS! members in California, across the USA and around the world, expressing our support for increasing the protections afforded to the Coast Dairies property in California, and specifically calling on politicians to designate the land as part a national monument, so as to …

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Federal Action To Assist Frogs In The Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks

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In 2009, SAVE THE FROGS! supporters sent in over 700 comment letters to the National Park Service (NPS) urging them to remove non-native fish from over 60 water bodies in the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks. This constituted over 95% of the comments received by the NPS and paved the way for federal action …

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Your Company can Sponsor the SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana Expedition

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Frogs are rapidly disappearing in Ghana and your company can help save them. In September 2016, SAVE THE FROGS! will lead an international team of eight amphibian biologists on the inaugural SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana Expedition. The mission of the expedition is to protect Ghana’s amphibian populations, empower the next generation of Ghanaian frog conservationists, …

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Mountain Yellow-Legged Frogs Highlighted In Endangered Species Coalition Report

The Endangered Species Coalition has just published a Top Ten Report, Water Woes: How dams, diversions, dirty water and droughts put America’s wildlife at risk. In it, they profile 17 threatened or endangered species within 10 important ecosystems in the USA. SAVE THE FROGS! nominated and wrote the section on the Sierra Nevada Yellow-legged Frog, Rana sierrae, …

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Save The Frogs in Arizona (2012)

An update from Arizona by Michael G. Starkey, SAVE THE FROGS! Advisory Committee Chairman When you think of Arizona, what comes to mind? Cacti, rattlesnakes, or tumbleweeds right? However, when I think of Arizona… I think of frogs! I know what you are thinking: “Frogs? In a desert?” It’s true! Arizona has many different types …

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American Bullfrogs And My Meeting With Assemblywoman Fiona Ma

Posted by SAVE THE FROGS! Founder Dr. Kerry Kriger One of the greatest threats to California’s native wildlife is the continued introduction of non-native American Bullfrogs (Rana catesbeiana or Lithobates catesbeianus). The bullfrogs, widely regarded as one of the world’s worst invasive species, prey on native wildlife and spread infectious diseases. California currently imports several …

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Saving The Louisiana Frogs

Dear Kerry, About 9 years ago I stumbled onto a clump of frog eggs in the ditch next to my home. Since the temperature was reaching 100 + degrees in this Louisiana summer and the water was evaporating from the ditch at a fast rate….I transferred the eggs to a child’s swimming pool in my …

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