ENDANGERED SPECIES: Frog in Pacific Northwest to get federal protections Jessica Estepa, E&E reporter Published: Friday, August 29, 2014 A rare frog found in the Pacific Northwest will receive federal protections, the Fish and Wildlife Service announced today. Please subscribe to Greenwire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.