More than a third of all known amphibians are threatened to extinction but there are many success stories around. Initiatives like those taking place in Skåne in Sweden where frog pools are restored, reintroduced and healthy and stable populations come back in numbers!
295 imagesThe greater part of the Danube Delta lies in Romania (Tulcea county) where all these images are taken. The delta represents a favourable place for highly diverse flora and fauna, unique in Europe, with numerous rare species. It hosts 23 natural ecosystems. The Danube Delta (Delta Dunării) is a part of the World Heritage Sites and is the be preserved and second largest river delta in Europe. Situated on major migratory routes, and providing good conditions for nesting and hatching, the Danube Delta is a bird magnet.
57 imagesA unique collection of Swedish frogs mainly shot underwater or at the surface. Sweden is home to thirteen species of amphibians including the charismatic frogs - all protected throughout the country.
76 imagesA unique collection of Swedish toads photgraphed undewater or at the surface. Sweden is home to thirteen species of amphibians including a number of charismatic toads - all protected throughout the country.