Conservation of European reptiles and amphibians

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Christopher Helm , London
Reptiles -- Europe, Amphibians -- Europe, Wildlife conservation -- E
Statementedited by Keith Corbett on behalf of The Conservation Committee of the Societas Europaea Herpetologica.
ContributionsCorbett, Keith., Conservation Committee of the Societas Europaea Herpetologica.
The Physical Object
Pagination274 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL23749705M

Conservation of European Reptiles and Amphibians Paperback – April 1, by Keith Corbett (Editor) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ — $ Format: Paperback. A publication on the conservation of approximately 90 species of European reptiles and 45 species Conservation of European reptiles and amphibians book amphibians prepared by the European Reptile and Amphibian Specialist Group of the IUCN Species Read more.

John W. Wilkinson is a conservation biologist specializing in studying and monitoring amphibians and reptiles. He started working with herpetofauna whilst an undergraduate and now nobody will give him a proper job. For eight years he was International Coordinator of the Declining Amphibian Populations Task Force Author: Harold Heatwole.

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(editors) Wilson, L.D., Townsend, J.H. and Johnson. Trevor has been a trustee of the charity Amphibian and Reptile Conservation (previously called the Herpetological Conservation Trust) since its inception in and was awarded the Peter Scott Memorial Award by the British Naturalists' Association in for contributions to amphibian conservation.

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The PARC Inventory and Monitoring: Recommended Techniques for Reptiles and Amphibians book provides an excellent resource for biologists, land managers, consultants, and particularly those who are non-herpetologists, to understand the animals in their geographic area of interest.

This project has been supported by the US Forest Service and the. Amphibian and Reptile Conservation staff represent SEH at this network. Through our founding organisations we have had a long history of involvement promoting and co-ordinating conservation work on amphibians and reptiles throughout Europe.

This is a list of European includes all reptiles currently found in does not include species found only in captivity or extinct in Europe, except where there is some doubt about this, nor (with few exceptions) does it currently include species introduced in recent species is listed, with its binomial name and notes on its distribution where this.

Biography. Jeroen Speybroeck holds a PhD in biology and works at the Research Institute for Nature and Forest (INBO) in Belgium.

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Wouter Beukema is a Dutch herpetologist focusing on biogeography, evolutionary ecology and Bok teaches biology to teenagers and dedicates his free time to travelling through Europe in search of amphibians and reptiles. Christophe Dufresnes is a French herpetologist and researcher.

After obtaining a masters degree in the wilderness of the Australian outback, Christophe earned a PhD at the University of Lausanne. His primary research relates to the genetics, diversity and conservation of amphibians and involves expeditions all over Europe.5/5(4).

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The conservation of European reptiles and amphibians. Complete Title: The conservation of European reptiles and amphibiansCited by: Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles.

CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters. This is a list of amphibians of includes all amphibians currently found in does not include species found only in captivity or extinct in Europe, except where there is some doubt about this, nor does it currently include species introduced in recent species is listed, with its binomial name and notes on its distribution where this is limited.

The introduction outlines reptile and amphibian life-cycles. The New Holland European Reptile and Amphibian Guide is ideal for taking into the field or on holiday, and is a mine of information on these fascinating creatures.

It is essential reading for. The European Red List is a review of the conservation status of c.6, European species (mammals, reptiles, amphibians, freshwater fishes, butterflies, dragonflies, and selected groups of beetles, molluscs, and vascular plants) according to IUCN regional Red Listing guidelines.

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views of the European Commission, CEPF, or the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). The European Reptile and Amphibian Assessments were entirely dependent on more than experts from over 40 countries in Europe and elsewhere, who generously gave of their time and knowledge.

The enthusiasm and commitment of these people. The RACE is on to protect Europe's Herps ARC has had a long history working in Europe, and especially with the European Herpetological Society (Societas Europaea Herpetologica) and with the other organisations that take forward the conservation of amphibians and reptiles in different countries across the continent.

the Red List status of Europe’s amphibians has followed the Red List methodology developed by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN), which is the most common methodology used throughout the world.

This new Red List of European amphibians shows us that nearly a quarter of our species are threatened. This compares. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Langton, Tom. Amphibians and reptiles. Strasbourg: Council of Europe Pub., (OCoLC) Material Type. Unfortunately, economic realities, manifesting themselves primarily as increased production costs, have taken R&A down a new path.

Beginning in (Volume 19), Reptiles & Amphibians: Conservation and Natural History became a quarterly open-access online journal. Since (Volume 23) the journal is published three times each year. Get this from a library. Threatened amphibians and reptiles in Europe. [René E Honegger; Council of Europe.

European Committee for the Conservation of Nature and.

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Threatened Amphibians and Reptiles in Europe. by Terraristik - Herpetologie Honegger, R. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Amphibian Conservation is the fourth in the series of Synopses of Conservation Evidence, linked to the online resource This synopsis is part of the Conservation Evidence project and provides a useful resource for conservationists.

It forms part of a series designed to promote a more evidence-based approach to biodiversity conservation. Amphibian species around the world are unusually vulnerable to a variety of threats, by no means all of which are properly understood. Volume 11 in this major series will be published in parts devoted to the causes of amphibian decline and to conservation measures in regions of the world; this Part 3 is concerned with Western Europe (Britain, Ireland, The Author: Harold Heatwole.

Field Guide to the Amphibians and Reptiles of Britain and Europe. Book. Amphibian & Reptile Conservation. Community Organization. Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles (SSAR) Nonprofit Organization. Frogs,Frogs,Frogs. ers: The European Studbook Foundation (ESF) is a private non profit organisation in Europe with the headquarters in the Netherlands (NL) and country coordinators in different other European countries.

ConservationConservation of reptiles and amphibians in captivity, with emphasis on endangered species. ManagementManagement of European studbooks. ian and Reptile Conservation (PARC). Printed in the United States of America Suggested citation: Kingsbury, B.A. and J. Gibson. (editors). Habitat Management Guidelines for Amphibians and Reptiles of the Midwestern United States.

Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conserva-tion Technical Publication HMG-1, 2nd Edition. pp. These chapters are followed by two main sections (Amphibians / Reptiles).

A final section deals with threats and conservation (Causes of endangerment, conservation, species protection, habitat protection, Portuguese geographic and toponymic. European amphibians list with pictures and facts: discover the amazing amphibians of Europe.

Of the three amphibian groups – Anura (Frogs), Caudata (Salamanders) and Gymnophiona (Caecilians) – only two (frogs and salamanders) are present in Europe; caecilians are absent from the continent. It may not be home to giant, predatory hellbenders, or deadly poison dart frogs, but Europe .Amphibians are animals that start life as eggs (or spawn) in the water.

They develop into tadpoles (or larvae) that look like fish with long tails, and then grow four legs to turn into tiny froglets, toadlets or newtlets before leaving the water.