18th meeting of the African Amphibian Working Group

2019-11-01T07:53:38-05:00November 1st, 2019|Amphibian Survival Alliance, Events, Latest News|

At the beginning of October, the Amphibian Survival Alliance (ASA) attended the meeting of the African Amphibian Working Group in George, South Africa. It was an incredible and vibrant event, gathering almost 40 researchers from several African and European countries. ASA was represented by its Communications and Partnership Officer, Luis […]

Cultivating disease mitigation solutions

2019-10-16T09:43:32-05:00October 16th, 2019|Amphibian Survival Alliance, Latest News|

The battle of finding solutions to confront Batrachochytrium pathogens that are globally wreaking havoc on numerous frogs and salamanders is a priority for many researchers around the world; Skin probiotics are one potential tool in our toolshed to fight these pathogens that cause the devastating disease, chytridiomycosis. A research frontier […]

Apply today for the NEW Amphibian Survival Alliance (ASA) Conservation Grants

2019-09-18T06:42:00-05:00September 18th, 2019|Amphibian Survival Alliance, Latest News, Partner Updates|

We are very pleased to announce the launch of ASA Conservation Grants, in partnership with Amphibian Ark Conservation Grants. These grants are only available to ASA partners, and are awarded in honour of Dr. George B. Rabb (1930-2017), an ardent supporter of amphibians and all those who care for them​. […]

Introducing the Halliday Conservation Library

2019-09-06T06:38:29-05:00September 6th, 2019|Amphibian Survival Alliance, Latest News|

As part of the Amphibian Survival Alliance’s goal in providing our partners with access to the latest scientific guidance to inform amphibian conservation planning and action, we would like to direct your attention to the newly renamed Halliday Conservation Library which can be found at https://www.iucn-amphibians.org/resources/publications/halliday-conservation-library/ […]

Uniting amphibian IUCN Red List assessment updates and Alliance for Zero Extinction sites

2019-07-12T12:53:10-05:00July 12th, 2019|Amphibian Survival Alliance, Latest News, Partner Updates|

ASA, Global Wildlife Conservation (GWC), and the Amphibian Red List Authority (ARLA) of the IUCN SSC are collaborating to update all amphibian Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) sites. Thanks to a grant from Synchronicity Earth—a fellow Amphibian Survival Alliance (ASA) partner—we are developing an approach that updates the AZE data […]