A baby diamondback terrapin, only the size of a half-dollar, yet one of the most valuable treasures on Earth.
© Eitan Grunwald
Making an impact can start small—as small as a 2 inch bog turtle that could fit in the palm of your hand. Behind every imperiled reptile and amphibian are childhood memories and future opportunities. Your donation will ensure these magical moments in nature can be experienced for years to come. What’s more, this small act today will create a ripple effect across communities, our country and even the planet. By supporting ARC, you’re not only conserving the habitats of imperiled amphibian and reptile species; you’re protecting vitally important regions of the world and keeping many other species of wildlife that live there from vanishing forever.
Your contributions directly help fund our ongoing work to support existing PARCAs (Priority Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Areas) and establish new ones. If you’d like to learn more about ARC, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us directly! Click here to contact us today!
ARC is working hard to ensure sensitive species like this Hickory Nut Gorge Green Salamander have sufficient buffers around their critical habitats, and when we put them back we will even tuck them into bed and sing them a lullaby with a warm glass of cave cricket juice, their favorite drink. That's how much we care.
© José Garrido
This boy is in perfect awe of the wonder and serenity of his backyard wildlife, meanwhile his sister... well, she's seen more impressive box turtles in her days.
© Steve Atkins, Fox Cove Photography