2014 Year of the Salamander!
in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation (PARC),
is celebrating 2014
as the Year of the Salamander to
energize salamander education, research, and conservation.
This is a worldwide effort, leveraged through the actions of
numerous partner organizations and individuals – from the
general public to professional wildlife conservation. Please
check out our Year of the Salamander website
the Year of the Salamander unfolds, PARC and its collaborators
will be working to raise awareness about:
importance of salamanders in natural systems and to humankind;
ongoing research pathways aimed at better understanding
salamanders, their role in ecosystems, and threats to their
being implemented around the world to conserve salamander
populations and their habitats; and
and outreach efforts through a kaleidoscope of individual and
you can view or download the State
of the Salamander document, the January
newsletter and the January
downloadable salamander calendar,
which features the winning monthly
photo contest image of a beautiful Long-tailed
Salamander by Andrew Burmester! A page dedicated to Year
of the Salamander outreach and education activities and
links to other resources will be added soon. We'll continue to
have newsletters and downloadable monthly calendars each month
in 2014, so be sure to check
back. Sign up to receive the monthly
newsletter by mail by contacting us at at firstname.lastname@example.org.
a Year of the Salamander partner! If you
or your organization are implementing salamander conservation
efforts or just plain love salamanders and want to help spread
the word, we want to hear about it at email@example.com!
Check out our Partners
Page - we'll be adding more throughout the
forget to get your Year of the Salamander 2014 gear at the
The merchandise features the Year of the Salamander winning
logo (designed by Sheri Sanders) and a 2014 print wall
calendar (chock full of amazing photos).
us on Facebook!
Follow us on Twitter!
Participate in our ongoing
monthly photo contest for
a chance at having your photo selected for our month-by-month
downloadable calendar, or just share your photos with us at firstname.lastname@example.org –
you might see your photo in one of our many conservation
and be sure to spread the word!