I hope you can join me at one of our upcoming SAVE THE FROGS! events, where you will learn all about amphibians, have a great time and meet some fellow frog lovers. Please bring some friends and help spread the word. See you soon!
April 2nd, 2016 – Redwood City, CA
We are excited to invite you to join SAVE THE FROGS! at the 2016 Wildlife Conservation Network Spring Expo! Conservation comes to life at the Wildlife Conservation Expo when wildlife lovers join together as a community for the one of the biggest wildlife events of the year. Please visit SAVE THE FROGS! at our table among many other environmental exhibits and find your own wild inspiration. For more information, please visit: http://www.wildnet.org/events
April 7th and 9th, 2016 – Sacramento, CA
On April 7th, SAVE THE THE FROGS! Ecologist Michael Starkey will give a presentation about amphibian ecology, conservation and about the work of SAVE THE FROGS! at the Effie Yeaw Nature Center. He will share photos of amphibians from around the world, explain what is causing the crisis, and how we can help out! On April 9th, join Michael at the Nature Study Ponds inside the Effie Yeaw Nature Center Preserve as he demonstrates amphibian research techniques. Get hands on as you meet local amphibian life and learn about their key role in aquatic ecosystems. The lecture will be held on Thursday, April 7th 6:30pm-7:30pm and the Field Study on Saturday, April 9th from 11:00am-1:00pm. SPACE IS LIMITED!
Lecture Only: $12 non-member, $10 Member
Lecture and Field Study: $20 non-member, $18 member
To register for this event, please visit: www.sacnaturecenter.net/ssfrogs.html
April 22nd, 2016 – Palo Alto, CA
SAVE THE FROGS! Ecologist Michael Starkey will be giving a presentation titled “The Amphibian Extinction Crisis: Current issues facing amphibians world-wide and what you can do about it!” for the Bay Area Amphibian and Reptile Society. This event will be held at 7:30pm in room H-6 at the Cubberley Community Center in Palo Alto, CA.
April 23rd, 2016 – Oakland, CA
It’s Earth Day at the Oakland Zoo! Explore a wide variety of hands-on Earth Stations, visit with SAVE THE FROGS! and other local environmental organizations, get your face painted, observe beautiful animals, and enjoy a day of education and fun. When people and animals learn to live together sustainably, it’s a true party for the planet! Come on out, pick up a cool t-shirt, and have a great time! The event runs from 10am-3pm. Learn more here: www.oaklandzoo.org
April 24th, 2016 – 2nd Annual “Members Only” Hike
Are you a member of SAVE THE FROGS!? If you want to join us at an AMAZING mystery location in California, become a member and then contact me for details!
We will see some amazing amphibians on the 2nd Annual “Members Only” Hike!
April 30th, 2016 – Pacifica, CA
On Save The Frogs Day, Wild Equity Institute and SAVE THE FROGS! are joining forces to look for California Red-legged Frogs at Mori Point! We are crossing our fingers for rain in hopes of finding some egg masses. Bring your rain gear because we are heading out on this adventure rain or shine. This event will be held from 11AM to 1PM and will be located at Bradford Way and Mori Point Road, Pacifica, CA. At this event you will be able to learn more about the threatened California Red-legged Frogs and our campaign to save the Sharp Park Wetlands. For more information, please visit: http://meetu.ps/2W6mN8
As a lead up to this event, please join the Wild Equity Institute on April 18th for a screening of A Dangerous Game, an explosive documentary from filmmaker and investigative journalist Anthony Baxter (You’ve Been Trumped), which examines the eco-impact of luxury golf resorts around the world: http://wildequity.org/events/3530
April 30th, 2016 – Santa Rosa, CA
SAVE THE FROGS! Ecologist Michael Starkey will give a lecture about the amphibian extinction crisis at the Safari West Wildlife Preserve. This presentation is open to guests, staff, and docents of the preserve. To attend this special event, please visit: http://www.safariwest.com/lecture-schedule
Schedule a Presentation about Amphibian Ecology and Conservation
In an effort to raise awareness of the plight of amphibians, I regularly give presentations on amphibian conservation to both adults and children. Please contact me to inquire about booking a presentation; be sure to state your geographical location, expected attendance and if you are able to offer an honorarium to cover our expenses (and how much). Thanks!
“I heard someone from your organization speak several years ago and found the presentation absolutely captivating.”
— Diane Marten, Sacramento, CA
Please let me know if you have any questions and thank you again for your support of SAVE THE FROGS!