December 20, 2016
The development of the new national action plan for the conservation of amphibians in Madagascar was due in a large part to the efforts of Durrell staff. Last month saw the New Sahonagasy Action Plan 2016-2020 officially launched in Antananarivo, an important step in its adoption.
September 28, 2016
Every four years people from across the world come together to share a common passion and celebrate achievement and advancement … no not the Olympics but the World Congress of Herpetology! Durrell's Amphibian Programme Manager Jeff Dawson was there and gives his update on how it went
July 9, 2016
Habitat loss, invasive species, climate change, pollution and other human influences are decimating amphibian species at unprecedented rates. To combat this the alarming decline of amphibians, Durrell has launched the Saving Amphibians from Extinction (SAFE) programme.
November 28, 2014
Earlier this week over 60 scientists, researchers and officials from 12 countries attended a three day workshop to develop a new Conservation Strategy for the Amphibians of Madagascar - ACSAM2 at Centre ValBio (CVB) just outside Ranomafana NP. Given the importance of such a plan Durrell co-funded and co-organised the meeting as part of our Madagascar amphibian programme.