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What's that frog? Audio Analysis GS03

AudioFrogID - Australian Museum

WARNING - PLEASE READ THE TUTORIAL PRIOR TO TAKING PART IN THIS EXPEDITION, EXPLICIT LANGUAGE MAY BE PRESENT, AND PLEASE FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS REGARDING AUDIO VOLUME.


This research is being conducted by the Australian Museum. This research was made possible due to a donation from the Australian Museum Foundation.


Participation in this research is voluntary. By clicking ‘Get Started’ you agree to participate in the research and your responses will be used to analyse the efficacy of volunteers to identify frog species in audio recordings.

The information you share with us if you participate in this research will be kept confidential, the research team will not have access to any personal data.

If you have any questions or would like to withdraw your contribution from this research, please contact Adam Woods on 02 9320 6429 or adam.woods@australian.museum.

A full participant information form is available here.


Australia has over 240 known species of frog, almost all of which are found nowhere else in the world. Some species are flourishing, like the Striped Marsh Frog. But others have declined dramatically since the 1980s, and four have become extinct.

FrogID is a national citizen science project that is helping us learn more about what is happening to Australia’s frogs. All around the country, people are recording frog calls with nothing more than a smartphone. Now we need your help to identify the frogs present in the recordings shared with us!

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