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6 Things You Didn't Know About Amphibians
Animals  (tags: Amphibians, interesting, photos )

Jean
- 51 days ago - thedodo.com
Amphibians share the water with fish and the land with reptiles and mammals. Yet they're often treated like a forgotten middle child, as most people don't know much about these species beyond basic frog trivia. Get to know your amphibian pals.
Protect Threatened Salamanders in USA - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: Animals, Amphibians, Salamanders, USA, Toxic Chemicals, Killing, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 245 days ago - forcechange.com
Sign this global petition to ask the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy to ban the use of herbicides and pesticides within close proximity to salamander habitat. Salamanders are one of the oldest living species of amphibian.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save Frogs,Toads and Other Amphibians
Animals  (tags: amphibians, frogs, endangered, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

Cal
- 300 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In addition to widespread decline, there has been a high rate of amphibian deformities. Deformed amphibians are not a new phenomenon, but reports were not common until recently
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Bawean Deer
Animals  (tags: habitat loss, endangered, wildanimals, amphibians, protection, humans, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, wildlife )

Cal
- 491 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Due to ongoing habitat loss, small population size and limited range, the Bawean deer is evaluated as critically endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Study: Amphibians Disappearing at Alarming Rate
Animals  (tags: habitat loss, endangered, wildanimals, amphibians, protection, humans, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, wildlife )

Cal
- 581 days ago - news.yahoo.com
A new study has determined for the first time just how quickly frogs and other amphibians are disappearing around the United States, and the news is not good.The U.S. Geological Survey said Thursday that populations of frogs, salamanders and toads have be
Alarm Over Vanishing Frogs in the Caribbean
Animals  (tags: endangered, animalwelfare, animals, frogs, amphibians, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

Cal
- 624 days ago - abcnews.go.com
Scientists report that many types of amphibians, especially frogs, are in a steep global decline likely caused by a mix of habitat loss, climate change, pollution and a virulent fungus.
GOOD NEWS! Extinct Toad Rediscovered After Hiding for 133 Years in Sri Lanka
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, endangered, extinction, amphibians, AnimalWelfare, goodnews, GoodNews, wildlife, protection, wildanimals )

Cal
- 920 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A small toad not seen since 1876, and considered by many to be extinct, has been rediscovered in a stream in Sri Lanka.
World's Smallest Frog Discovered in Papua New Guinea
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, frogs, amphibians, animalwelfare, animals, goodnews, wildanimals, wildlife, protection )

Cal
- 1078 days ago - cnn.com
The world's smallest vertebrate -- animals that have a backbone -- is a frog that could sit within the confines of your fingernail, a new study reports.
Psychedelic Gecko One of 200 New Species Discovered in South East Asia
Animals  (tags: new species, amphibians, AnimalWelfare, conservation, environment, endangered, GoodNews, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Lindsey
- 1108 days ago - photoblog.msnbc.msn.com
A psychedelic gecko recently discovered in Hon Khoai island, Ca Mau province, in southern Vietnam. Check out the other frogs and the wolf snake.
Amphibians Face Raised Extinction Threat
Animals  (tags: climate-change, habitat loss, amphibians, endangered, environment, wildanimals, protection, habitat, humans, wildlife )

Cal
- 1134 days ago - independent.co.uk
Many of the world's amphibians, which include frogs, toads, newts and salamanders, could die out faster than expected this century, a study has found.
Help Save the Frogs Win $100,000 for Amphibian Conservation!
Animals  (tags: save endangered wildlife, frogs, amphibians, environment )

Marilyn
- 1139 days ago - savethefrogs.com
Save the Frogs! is in the running for the top prize of $100,000 in the Chase Community Giving Contest, which ends November 22. The top 100 charities win $25,000 or more. You must have a Facebook account to vote. Find them at: facebook.com/savethefrogs
IT AIN'T EASY BEING GREEN! New Site Is a Match-Maker for World's Endangered Frogs
Animals  (tags: FROGS, PROTECTION, protection, frogs, amphibians, wildlife, wildanimals, GoodNews, goodnews, animalwelfare, animals, endangered, habitat, humans )

Cal
- 1148 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A new initiative by the conservation group, Amphibian Ark, hopes to match lonely, vanishing frogs with a prince/princess to to save them. Dubbed FrogMatchMaker.com after online dating sites, the program is working to connect supporters and donors with am
Saving Ghana's Vanishing Frogs
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, frogs, amphibians, wildanimals, wildlife, protection, humans, endangered, AnimalWelfare, animalrights )

Cal
- 1149 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Ghana's 78 known species of frog are facing a number of impacts, including logging, mining, overconsumption, roads, herbicides, and a general lack of awareness among the people and policy makers.
Frogs: Twelve New Species Found in India
Animals  (tags: rescued, conservation, GoodNews, extinction, India, frogs, amphibians, rediscovered )

Javier
- 1196 days ago - animalastnews.blogspot.com
Between 1994 and 2010, Biologists at the University of Delhi scoured forests along Indian's western coast for nocturnal, stream-dwelling frogs in the genus Nyctibatrachus. In addition to revealing the 12 new species, they rediscovered 3 thought extinct ->
 

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