Help protect frogs, toads and newts

Frogs in St Nicholas Pond
Frogs in St Nicholas Pond

Northumberland Wildlife Trust has issued its annual plea to help prevent a conservation catastrophe.

If gardeners are tidying up their ponds, they may be tempted to move frog spawn from their own ponds into other ponds, but its movement can lead to severe contamination and threatens frogs, toads and newts.