In 2016, I led a project in saving the stream dependent mountain frogs (locally called “Paha”) in the highlands of Manaslu Conservation Area, Nepal. Paha are hunted widely in the mountains of Nepal, including the lower settlements of Manaslu, primarily for food use and secondarily for presumed health benefits. Continue reading Frog Hunting In Nepal: Research Results From The 2017 SAVE MANASLU’S FROGS! Expedition
SAVE THE FROGS! is an international organization that has pioneered efforts to improve the welfare of frogs worldwide and has set up an international network of volunteers. The difficulties facing amphibians in Nepal is what attracted SAVE THE FROGS! Member & Scholarship Recipient Bandana Adhikari to the organization. With a Master’s in Environmental Science under her belt, she is keen to pursue a career in the field of wildlife and conservation. Continue reading Introducing Bandana Adhikari from Nepal
This page is for those amazing frog savers who are organizing or already held a Save The Frogs Day event. As a Save The Frogs Day event organizer, the first step is to plan your event. The second step is to register your event. The third step is to hold your event. And the final step … Continue reading Save The Frogs Day Event Reporting
Ever since I can remember, I have been filled with a great love for frogs and toads. I was ecstatic whenever I found one and would spend hours watching them and creating art pieces of them in a variety of mediums. Continue reading Frog Artist Jessie Robertson
For Manoj Pokharel, based in Nepal, frogs are “an irreplaceable part of nature” and it is their uniqueness that he finds so fascinating. What prompted him to become actively involved in conservation was the realization that despite their importance to the ecosystem, frogs and other amphibians are the most threatened group of organisms on the planet. Continue reading Introducing Manoj Pokharel from Nepal
Research published in 2016 showed that Common Toads have declined in Britain by nearly 70% over the past 30 years. The decline is unprecedented for such a widespread and ubiquitous species within Europe. There are a number of causes for the decline, but like most species declines, habitat loss is one of the biggest. Continue reading The Common Toad Is In Trouble
SAVE THE FROGS! is a global nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting endangered amphibian populations. SAVE THE FROGS! seeks a Google AdWords expert to review and update our AdWords account so that it meets Google’s compliance requirements and can once again be used to assist our worldwide efforts on behalf of amphibians. Once our account is re-approved by Google, volunteer can help optimize our account so that we make the most use of our Google Grant.
Volunteer for SAVE THE FROGS!The SAVE THE FROGS! movement will succeed in direct proportion to the extent that we involve and empower as many people as possible. As such, we actively develop ways to incorporate volunteers into our efforts. Volunteering has numerous benefits for those who step forward to help. Volunteers gain valuable real world … Continue reading Volunteers
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Thank you for your interest in organizing a Save The Frogs Day event and taking an active part in amphibian conservation efforts! This page details some great ways to ensure the success of your event.
Ornate Nursery Frog (Cophixalus ornatus) from Australia. Photo by SAVE THE FROGS! Founder Dr. Kerry Kriger
Thank you for organizing a Save The Frogs Day event and helping to educate your community about amphibians! Please register your event as it enables us to keep you posted with event information, and it helps us to track how many events are taking place around the world. Even if your event is small, it … Continue reading Register Your Save The Frogs Day Event Here