National Save The Frogs Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: April 26, 2017 is National Save The Frogs Day.

Save The Frogs Day

Although the disappearance of bees has acquired significant attention, the slow disappearing of frogs as well as other amphibian species went largely not-observed. Save The Frogs Day aims to boost understanding of the plight of decreasing frog populations, and also to encourage conservation and protective initiatives.

Teen conservationist to present program on amphibians
Teen conservationist to present program on amphibians

Bev Perdue for a North Carolina Save the Frogs Day. The N.C. General Assembly voted in November 2011 to approve that designation for the last day in April. Two years later, at the request of the N.C. Herpetological Society, Rachel spearheaded efforts ...

What's the difference between frogs and toads?
What's the difference between frogs and toads?

Careful taxonomy is critical for understanding and protecting wildlife, but semantics isn't the point of Save the Frogs Day. Nearly a third of all known amphibian species are currently threatened with extinction, placing them among the most endangered ...

'Save the Frogs Day' planned to raise awareness in Three Rivers
'Save the Frogs Day' planned to raise awareness in Three Rivers

THREE RIVERS, MI — A Fabius Township resident is hoping his efforts will help shed light on a situation with potentially grave consequences for wetland and lake ecosystems. To that end, Vic Eichler is hoping Saturday's “Save the Frogs Day” event in ...

Save the Frogs Day 2013
Save the Frogs Day 2013

Save the Frogs Day Today marks the 5th annual 'Save the Frogs Day', an international event which focuses on raising awareness about the plight of the frog, encouraging conservation action and celebrating all things amphibian. In honour of this noble ...

Happy Save the Frogs Day
Happy Save the Frogs Day

Save the Frogs Day is held annually on the last Saturday in April, organized by Save the Frogs and celebrated from Oregon to Ghana to Bangladesh. To honor the holiday, here's a look at frogs and toads from around the world, hinting at the beauty and ...

Frog photos for Save the Frogs Day
Frog photos for Save the Frogs Day

Today is Save the Frogs Day, a global event that aims to raise awareness on the plight of amphibians, which are increasingly endangered by climate change, habitat loss and degradation, pollution, invasive species, overexploitation, and the outbreak of ...

Frog conservation in the spotlight on Save the Frogs Day
Frog conservation in the spotlight on Save the Frogs Day

Among the 5,576 frogs and toads (6,317, if you include other amphibians so far discovered), many would benefit from lots of protection, even if it's just not to run them over. People collect them for the pet trade, cut them up, eat their legs, allow ...

April 26, 2017 is also Sense Of Smell Day, Pretzel Day, Richter Scale Day, Hug an Australian Day, Dance Day