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Researching Amphibian Numbers in Alberta (Rana): 2002 Provincial Summary (Alberta Species at Risk Report,)

Lisa C. Wilkinson

Researching Amphibian Numbers in Alberta (Rana): 2002 Provincial Summary (Alberta Species at Risk Report,)

by Lisa C. Wilkinson

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Published by Alberta Sustainable Resource Development .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wildlife,
  • Nature

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAlberta (Other Contributor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10973516M
    ISBN 100778529045
    ISBN 109780778529040
    OCLC/WorldCa57061663

    The AmphibiaWeb database currently contains 8, amphibian species ( ), of which 7, are frogs and toads, are newts and salamanders, and are caecilians. New species are discovered every year, and the total number of species continues to grow. Since the total number of recognized species has increased by over 60%. The Columbia Spotted Frog (Rana luteiventris) is currently on Alberta’s ‘Blue List’ due to the limited population information, and reports of reduced numbers. In British Columbia, where there is no evidence of a widespread decline, the species is regarded as a ‘Yellow-listed, conservation emphasis’ species.

    Amphibian Husbandry – Housing, diet and nutrition, live feed enrichment, optimal temperatures and environmental enrichment. Amphibian diet and nutrition; For commercial enterprisers the goal was the provision of large numbers of amphibians for display, consumption or research. This knowledge must now be harnessed, and expanded through.   Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Wildlife: Reptiles & Amphibians Books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

    RESEARCHING AMPHIBIAN NUMBERS IN ALBERTA (RANA): AN UPDATE ON THE PROVINCIAL MONITORING PROGRAM - Berg, Gavin 1 *, and Lisa Wilkinson 21 Alberta Conservation Association 2 Alberta Fish and Wildlife Division, Provincial Bldg., #, th Street, Edson, Alberta, Canada, T7E 1T2, [email protected] The Researching Amphibian Numbers in Alberta (RANA) continued . Reptiles and Amphibians - Amphibians One trait that unites all amphibians is that they have relatively permeable skin, and they can breathe and sometimes even drink through it. This leaky skin unfortunately leads them to be especially susceptible to toxins and other environmental stressors.


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Researching amphibian numbers in Alberta (RANA) [electronic resource]: provincial summary Item Preview. Researching amphibian numbers in Alberta (RANA) provincial summary / Related Titles. Book Material. Published material. Publication info [Edmonton]:Alberta Sustainable Resource Development, Fish & Wildlife Division, Resource Data and Species at Risk Section, Researching amphibian numbers in Alberta (RANA) provincial summary / Related Titles.

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Author. Wilkinson, Lisa C. (Lisa Christine), Other Authors. Berg, Gavin. Alberta. Alberta Sustainable Resource Development. Alberta. Resource Data. Read more about Researching amphibian numbers in Alberta (RANA) [electronic resource]: provincial summary Alberta amphibian call surveys: a pilot year: final report April ;Project partners: Alberta Sustainable Resource Development, Alberta Conservation Association;Includes bibliographical references;System requirements for online.

Alberta, the northern leopard frog (Rana pipiens) is absent from much of its former range, and the remaining populations are greatly reduced. There are two components to this program: 1) volunteer data collection, and 2) intensive site based monitoring (RANA, Researching Amphibian Numbers in Alberta).

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Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional. Incorrect Book The list contains an. out of 5 stars A great amphibian book for a 7 year old just learning about amphibians. Reviewed in the United States on May 7, Verified Purchase. This book was given to a 7 year old who was captivated by it.

Could read some of the small descriptions of different amphibians. Held it and took it everywhere/5(16). Alberta Amphibian and Reptile Conservancy, Edmonton, Alberta. likes 22 talking about this 6 were here. AARC is focused on conserving habitat for the reptiles and amphibians within Alberta and 5/5(1).

The Alberta Reptile and Amphibian Society, Calgary, Alberta. 6, likes 19 talking about this. (5). The Amphibian is a great book. The writing is not needlessly complex like so many modern novels these days, and the plot is simple.

It tells the story of a young man who due to some unfortunate instances is more comfortable living underwater than on land. Along the way some unscrupulous people try to take advantage of him, and how he handles it/5. Summer has officially started. Our amphibian friends are doing their best to keep cool and babies will be making their way from water to land later in the summer.

While summer is a time of relaxation and fun, many amphibian species in the world are facing an alarming decline in their numbers. To understand what is happening within. The Alberta Amphibian and Reptile Conservancy was formed in the spring of as a result of the Alberta Reptile Enthusiasts Meeting.

An avenue for like-minded individuals to protect the native habitat of reptiles and amphibians in Alberta was deemed necessary. AARC is an affiliate club with Nature Alberta. The Amphibians and Reptiles of Alberta, First Edition won an Emerald Award for Environmental Excellence and an award from the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

This second edition has been thoroughly revised and updated. Nomenclature has been changed to reflect current thinking in the field. New photographs have been added, and maps and 3/5(1). Researching Amphibian Numbers in Alberta (RANA) sites have been surveyed for the past five years (Takats a, b), and would serve as suitable comparison sites.

The objectives of this study were to: 1) Test the call survey method outlined by the NAAMP to determine how effective it is for documenting amphibian species found in Alberta, and.

Contact Other Phone: (toll-free call ). The Amphibians and Reptiles of Alberta, First Edition won an Emerald Award for Environmental Excellence and an award from the Book Publishers Association of Alberta.

This second edition has been thoroughly revised and updated. Nomenclature has been changed to reflect current thinking in the field.4/5(2). Winner • National Outdoor Book Award (History/Biography) Longlisted • PEN/Jacqueline Bograd Weld Award for BiographyBefore Rachel Carson, there was George Bird Grinnell—the man whose prophetic vision did nothing less than launch American conservation.

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Amphibian Books We have a large selection of books covering all aspects of care and breeding for a wide variety of amphibians. Titles covering frogs, toads, newts, and salamanders are all here.Amphibian skin glands also produce toxins, some at lethal doses to other vertebrates, especially for would-be predators.

Investigating the antimicrobial properties of amphibian skin glands is an area of promise for medical and pharmaceutical applications (e.g., Xi et al ).3 Through a partnership with TD Friends of the Environment Foundation, we reprinted the Amphibian Identifier, a quick identification guide for Alberta’s amphibians available to volunteers for use in the field.

The partnership also allowed us to reprint Reptiles of Alberta, a brochure that gets people thinking about their attitudes toward reptiles and their habitat needs.