Office Hours - December 17th, 2020
During this episode of SAVE THE FROGS! Office Hours, Dr. Kerry Kriger and special guest Mike Horton discuss a variety of ways to save amphibian populations from extinction. Topics covered include:
– Saving amphibians from chytrid fungus
– Recovering the populations of threatened amphibian species
– Working with problematic landowners
– Saving amphibians from road hazards
– Things to keep in mind if deciding to have frogs as pets
– Whether and how to release frogs into the wild
– The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Information, Planning, and Conservation (IPaC) portal.
– Amphibian themed mobile apps
– Frogs trapped in pools
– How to find frogs in San Diego, Georgia or your part of the world
– Challenges, considerations and recommendations in starting, managing and growing a nonprofit organization
– Reducing the illegal pet trade of amphibians
– How SAVE THE FROGS! uses your donations to accomplish our amphibious mission.
Enjoy The Video!
Recorded live in Charlottesville, Virginia on December 17th, 2020.
Links mentioned in the video:
- U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Information, Planning, and Conservation (IPaC) decision support system
- SAVE THE FROGS! Pets page
- SAVE THE FROGS! Roads page
- Connect with SAVE THE FROGS!
- SAVE THE FROGS! Recommended Books
- Save Tesla Park
- California Herps
- Donate to SAVE THE FROGS!
- Donation Information & More Ways To Give
I attended one of your online sessions with Margot and A Frog House a few weeks ago and loved the opportunity to hear you speak to such an inspiring group of young environmentalists!”
— Emily Johnson-Erday, New York, Office Hours Attendee