Threats to Amphibians (simple) infographic
Created by Nina McDonnell
Lighting Lanterns for Amphibians
Sponsored by Nina McDonnell, PARC, ARC
Wednesday, May 5, 2021 (all day)
Join us in lighting lanterns to raise awareness about the global amphibian crisis. Follow along with the video to make a lantern for a species you care about, then shine a light on amphibians in need by posting a picture of it illuminated on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. In the caption, share one threat facing your species or amphibians worldwide.
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