Human Community and Human Condition
Landscapes, Trees, and Plants
Wildlife
Project in progress

What is your wish for this project?

We are simply documenting all the common amphibians (especially frogs and toads) in the town of Manipal in India. Most of Manipal's habitat is frequently given waste-land status because it lies on a laterite plateau. Scientific studies reveal that there are more than 20 species of frogs to be found here. In March 2016 a new species of frogs was discovered here by a team of scientists. Globally we have lost more than 1/3rd of amphibian population....read more

How are you going to do it?

The very first step of this campaign will be to document various frog species around you. This is very simple. Just click the picture of the frog that you spot and upload it to our online Facebook group called ‘Frogs of Manipal’. Go to your facebook profile and type ‘Frogs of Manipal’. Join the group and share. Add species name (if known), time and location. It will be an added benefit to count the number of frogs seen. Don't forget to use the hashtag #NotJustFrogs and share it with your fr...read more