About Us

ArkansAFT Frog Logoas Frogs and Toads is an Unincorporated Nonprofit Association formed on September 18, 2013.


Our Mission:

To raise public awareness about frogs, toads, and their habitat - why they are important, why they are in trouble, and what can be done to help them.  This is accomplished through environmental and conservation education, outreach, and training of citizen scientists for FrogWatch USA™ and similar monitoring programs.

Our Board of Directors:

Anne Criss - North Central Arkansas Master Naturalists President elect

Dr. Eddie Dry - Life Science Faculty, Arkansas State University Mountain Home Campus

Tom Krohn - FrogWatch USA™ Chapter Coordinator for North Central Arkansas and Regional Coordinator for Arkansas


You can help us pursue our mission by becoming an Arkansas Frogs and Toads Sponsor. All funds donated are used for presentation materials, website maintenance, and frog training travel expenses not otherwise covered. Everyone associated with Arkansas Frogs and Toads is a volunteer. Here are the sponsorship levels:

Pollywog - $20

Spring Peeper - $50

Chorus Frog - $100

Dwarf American Toad - $250

American Bullfrog - $500

If you would like to become an Arkansas Frogs and Toads sponsor, please contact me for payment information: [email protected].