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View Resource HerpDigest: The First Free Electronic Newsletter Dedicated Only to Reptile and Amphibian Conservation and Science

HerpDigest is "the first free, electronic newsletter dedicated only to reptile and amphibian science and conservation." Delivered by email each Monday, HerpDigest offers the latest news from both the scientific and general media, information on new legislation, job notices and professional information, and related resources. Users may view tables of contents and subscribe at the site. The full...

http://www.herpdigest.org/
View Resource Crocodilians: Natural History & Conservation

Created by crocodile expert Dr. Adam Britton, this educational Web site provides all you need to know about crocodiles. A species list provides an overview of all 23 crocodile species, with information like taxonomy, location, habitat, and distribution. The Crocodilian Biology Database provides more detailed information on biological topics common to all crocodiles. Visitors can also listen to...

http://www.crocodilian.com
View Resource Venomous Snakes of North Carolina

The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences offers this downloadable guide to the state's six species of venomous snakes. This well-illustrated 19-page guide includes an identification key, natural history and conservation information for each species, and a small sidebar on snakebite treatment -- particularly handy if you have trouble with the identification key when next in snake habitat. The...

http://naturalsciences.org/docs/Venomous_Snakes_of_NC.pdf
View Resource American Museum of Natural History-Department of Herpetology: Amphibian Species of the World

This incredibly comprehensive database of amphibians includes mention of over 35,000 species. Not only packed with information, however, the database is also easily navigable by either searching or exploring. "There are two finding aids, SEARCH and the EXPLORE. These allow you to search on any 4-letter string (excluding such generally used terms such as frog, salamander, caecilian, newt, et al.)...

http://research.amnh.org/vz/herpetology/amphibia/index.php
View Resource New England Herpetological Society

The New England Herpetological Society (NEHS) provides this site as part of its mission to teach people about herpetology while promoting conservation and preservation of reptiles and amphibians and their habitats. At the site, visitors will find a great image gallery, information on upcoming events, information on how to become a member, the projects of the NEHS, herp-related links, and lots...

http://neherp.com/
View Resource Virginia Herpetological Society

Displaying an earnest enthusiasm for their local herp populations, the Virginia Herpetological Society (VHS) proclaims itself to be a "society for everyone interested in the Education, Conservation, and Research of amphibians and reptiles." The main VHS site links to a host of resources including photos of, and information about, anurans, lizards, salamanders, snakes, and turtles. The site also...

http://www.virginiaherpetologicalsociety.com/
View Resource Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles

Established in 1958, the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles (SSAR) "is the largest international herpetological society, and is recognized worldwide for having the most diverse program of publications, meetings, and other activities." The SSAR website contains resources for professional and amateur herpetologists alike. The site provides information about SSAR officers and editors,...

https://ssarherps.org/
View Resource University of Florida Herpetology Database

The University of Florida Herpetology Collection Master Database currently contains 137,936 records. The Database search engine offers fields for common and scientific name, as well as Country or Nation; State or Department; County or Province; and Collection Month and Year. Users can select up to 200 records per page, and request a Table or Report output style. Specimen loans are available to...

http://specifyportal.flmnh.ufl.edu/herps/