A new way to love and help frogs

Frogs first appeared on earth about 390 million years ago. From Lake Titicaca in the Andes Mountains of South America to the tree mini-pools of São Tomé off the west coast of Africa, frogs all over the world are under threat of extinction. A new way to help them is to enjoy Jay Manchand's 'Endangered [...]

“A Conservation Strategy for the Amphibians of Madagascar 2: Abstract Book” now available

Centre ValBio hosted its second international conference, A Conservation Strategy for the Amphibians of Madagascar (ACSAM2), from 17-22 November (ACSAM1 was held in 2006 in Antananarivo). Seventy-two amphibian biologists and conservationists from ten countries assembled at Centre ValBio to assess the current conservation status of Madagascar’s amphibian fauna. [vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][text_output]Representatives of all major NGOs concerned [...]

Giving amphibians in the wild extra time

Habitat degradation is one of the main problems in contemporary nature conservation. Even sites inhabited by Endangered species are completely destroyed by human activities (construction, mining etc.), invasion of alien species (mink, stone moroko) or by outbreaks of diseases (chytridiomycosis, crayfish plague). In such cases, collection of the animals and their temporary keeping in captivity [...]

Saving the diverse Malagasy amphibian fauna: where are we four years after implementation of the Sahonagasy Action Plan?

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Bridging the gap between science and policy in amphibian conservation

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Scaling a global plan into regional strategies for amphibian conservation

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Responding to the amphibian crisis: too little, too late?

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Anfibios de la Región Tropical Andina

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Amphibians of the Taita Hills

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Ensuring a Future for South Africa’s Frogs: A Strategy for Conservation Research

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