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
Before Your Event | During Your Event | After Your Event
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 is important and we want to know about it. Registering your Save The Frogs Day event is fast and free!
Dr. Krishan Kumar Sharma educating students on Save The Frogs Day 2017 in Rajasthan, India
On December 2nd, 2017, SAVE THE FROGS! Paraguay held a frogging expedition at Parque Guasu Metropolitano in the capital, Asunción. Fifteen frog enthusiasts joined us looking for frogs and taking pictures of them, after which we released them back into their habitat. We were led by herpetologist Alberto Carosini, an expert who identified the species. … Continue reading SAVE THE FROGS! Paraguay Expedition to Parque Guasu
SAVE THE FROGS! seeks a talented video editor to assist us in preparing videos to add to the SAVE THE FROGS! YouTube Channel and the SAVE THE FROGS! website (www.savethefrogs.com) to promote our efforts and to educate people about amphibians. In many cases, we already have the footage; we merely need intros, outros and logos added. There are also opportunities for creating films from scratch, or by making use of our archives of photos and videos. This is a volunteer position and we seek someone with demonstrated experience editing film. Volunteer can be based anywhere in the world and should be able to dedicate at least three hours per week to this position. Volunteer should have their own video editing software and also access to Skype to facilitate project discussions.
Photo of Green & Golden Bell Frog (Litoria aurea) by SAVE THE FROGS! Volunteer Dr. Kaya Klop-Toker
The mission of SAVE THE FROGS! is to protect amphibian populations and to promote a society that respects and appreciates nature and wildlife. As a SAVE THE FROGS! volunteer, you play an important role in enabling SAVE THE FROGS! to accomplish our mission as rapidly as possible.
Benefits of volunteering include:
- The satisfaction that comes from assisting an important cause;
- Gaining new knowledge and developing new skills; and
- Meeting like-minded people and expanding your professional network
The success of SAVE THE FROGS! (STF!) depends on the hard work, dedication, and integrity of everyone in our community. As an STF! volunteer you agree to work in good faith to help us achieve our mission. This document outlines the Code of Conduct for all persons volunteering their service to SAVE THE FROGS!. If you cannot agree to any of these principles, then volunteering for SAVE THE FROGS! is not for you.
Volunteers in Bangladesh, Save The Frogs Day 2014, BSMARU
Even at six, fantastic frog-fan Mirah Lutsky is determined to show her support for our amphibian friends. So SAVE THE FROGS! was delighted to hear recently from Mirah and welcome her kind donation. She told us how concerned she was about the protection of frogs and her wish “to be sure that frogs are protected, … Continue reading A six-year-old proves that it’s never too early to support SAVE THE FROGS!
SAVE THE FROGS! is looking for an experienced graphic designer to assist in our marketing campaigns and in creating frog-themed merchandise and educational materials. Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and/or InDesign is essential. The frog loving graphic designer would work directly with SAVE THE FROGS! staff to create eye-catching digital and printed materials that would … Continue reading Volunteer Opportunity: Graphic Designer