"Frogs on an Angling site!!"
The ATLAS AND RED DATA BOOK OF THE FROGS OF SOUTH AFRICA, LESOTHO AND
is now available to order and purchase.
The book (soft cover, 418 pages, 32 pages in full colour) has species accounts and distribution maps for all 115 known species of frog, as well as additional details and colour photos of all threatened species Four introductory chapters cover project methods, conservation issues, biogeography of the region's frogs, and declines due to disease.
The price per book is R320. Postage and packaging (within South Africa) is an additional R30. You may obtain copies by coming in to the ADU and collecting them personally (in which case the p+p charges do not apply).
Please phone either Sue Kuyper on (021) 650-2423, or James Harrison on (021) 650-2564, before you come in because only these two people are authorized to sell the books and they may not always be available.
If you would like the book posted to you, please follow one of the following two procedures: (1) send your postal address and a cheque for R350 (or multiples thereof if ordering more than one copy), made out to "HERPETOLOGICAL ATLASES", to the address at the bottom of this message, or
(2) make a direct deposit into the Standard Bank (Plumstead; Branch code 025409), account No. 071 837 965, account name "HERPETOLOGICAL ATLASES".
If you make a direct deposit, the book(s) will be posted to you on receipt of a copy of your deposit slip, and your postal address, which you may either post or fax to us (address and fax number below).
We look forward to receiving your orders. Please encourage other people to buy the book and thereby help us to do further conservation-related research in the Avian Demography Unit.
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