endangered species http://wwno.org en Vote to Add Gopher Frog to La. Endangered List http://wwno.org/post/vote-add-gopher-frog-la-endangered-list <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The state Wildlife and Fisheries Commission has voted to add the Mississippi gopher frog to Louisiana's list of endangered reptiles and amphibians and to protect Eastern diamondback rattlesnakes and two pine snake species.</p> Mon, 07 Jan 2013 19:49:04 +0000 The Associated Press 26483 at http://wwno.org Feds to Set Critical Habitat for Endangered Frog http://wwno.org/post/feds-set-critical-habitat-endangered-frog <p>The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is designating nearly 6,500 acres in Mississippi and Louisiana as critical habitat for the endangered Mississippi gopher frog &mdash; the only endangered or threatened frog in the Southeast. About 100 live in the wild, and nearly 900 in zoos.</p> Tue, 12 Jun 2012 15:24:31 +0000 The Associated Press 13469 at http://wwno.org