Spring makes itself known
not only by new sights but also through new sounds. One unmistakable spring
sound is the croaking and calling of frogs, which will soon raise a chorus
in the wetlands, stream banks, and woodlands across North America.
Report the FIRST Frogs you hear singing this spring
to Journey North!
This year, we ask your help in LISTENING for the arrival of spring. Four
frog species, all known for early spring singing, will be included in this
study. We're eager to hear from you--as soon as you hear from them.
Listen for these Frogs
Find your home town on the maps below and listen for the frog
species that live near you. Be sure to practice listening to these frog
calls so you'll know them when you hear them. To listen, click on the frog's
Follow this link for additional information about frogs.
for Signs of Spring
for news of your sightings of first earthworms, Red-winged blackbirds,
frogs, emerging leaves, flowing sap, melting ice, and other spring events
in "Signs of Spring"
2002-2004 Journey North. All Rights Reserved.
Please send all questions, comments, and suggestions to our feedback form