Request for proposals (RFP) for: Regional Projects Manager – Africa

2019-09-11T06:25:34-04:00September 11th, 2019|Latest News, Partner Updates|

ZSL’s EDGE of Existence team is looking for a consultant Regional Projects Manager to support EDGE fellowships and projects in the Africa region. They are primarily looking for assistance with project management, ecological research and social engagement for the new Africa EDGE Fellowship projects, including training and ongoing supervision of […]

Rescue Team Evacuates World’s Last Few Loa Water Frogs from Perilously Dry Habitat in Chile

2019-08-20T13:03:32-04:00August 20th, 2019|Latest News, Partner Updates|

Rescue Team Evacuates World’s Last Few Loa Water Frogs from Perilously Dry Habitat in Chile
International Wildlife Organizations Call on Chilean Government to Continue Remarkable Efforts By Abolishing Illegal Water Extraction and Protecting Frogs’ Wild Home

For immediate release
August 20, 2019
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As part of an unprecedented and […]

Apprehensive Giants, the world largest frog species cares for its offspring

2019-08-09T14:47:38-04:00August 9th, 2019|Latest News, Partner Updates|

Frogs are the most threatened group of vertebrates, but at the same time new species are continuously discovered around the globe. Likewise they are arguably the animal group with the most diverse strategies for reproduction, but for most species still, close to nothing is known about their biology. A team of Cameroonian and […]

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

2019-07-12T12:53:10-04:00July 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 […]

Amphibian Red List workshop in Honduras

2019-07-12T12:45:43-04:00July 7th, 2019|Latest News, Partner Updates|

The Detroit Zoological Society is a supporter of amphibian conservation in Honduras, as it is a key biodiversity region, with many amphibians facing the threat of extinction. Recognizing this support, at the end of 2018, the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) approached the Detroit Zoological Society […]