Protection Status

Threatened »

Endangered Species Act

Under the Endangered Species Act (ESA), five species of frogs are currently listed as endangered and three as threatened.

Near Threatened »

IUCN Red List

Nearly one-third (32 %) of the world's amphibian species are known to be threatened or extinct. At least 42 % of all species are declining in population, indicating that the number of threatened species can be expected to rise in the future.