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Produced by: Arizona Game and Fish Department

Partners: Arizona Game and Fish Department, Phoenix Zoo, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service / Southwest Region


The 10,000th Chiricahua leopard frog reared at the Phoenix Zoo was released by the Arizona Game and Fish Department in the Tonto National Forest near Payson, Arizona. A total of 1,700 frogs were released on August 23,2010.

Last updated: December 31, 2012