New conservation book

Posted on August 30, 2010 by Tim 2 Comments

Renowned herpetologist turned publisher Louis Porras has just released a new book through his Eagle Mountain Publishing press. Titled Conservation of Mesoamerican Amphibians and Reptiles, it promises to be a must-have for every conservationist and herpetologist. This 812 page volume offers 21 contributions from 43 authors and covers regions that encompass 1900 herpetofaunal species. Chapters discuss conservation efforts in each of the Mesoamerican countries with other chapters discussing Global Amphibian Assesment, taxonomy, distribution, and diversity importance.

“This volume contains something for nearly everyone with a serious interest in herpetology, conservation biology, zoo biology, or those involved with governmental policy structure regarding conservation and/or environmental problems.”

Current price is $135.00 with the publisher offering a special second book discount if ordered before October 31st.


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