Environment: Wildlife Conservation

In our print Reference Collection:

Beacham's Guide to International Endangered Species
QL82.B435 2001

Endangered Species: a Reference Handbook

QL82.S49 1998

Federal Wildlife Laws Handbook with Related Laws
KF5640.F43 1998

 

In our print Periodical Collection:

World Conservation

 

In our DVD Collection:

Blackfish 
SF408.6.K54B53 2013

The Condor's Shadow
QL696.C53M1659 2013

Ghost Bird
QL696.P56G46 2010

How I Became an Elephant
QL737.P98H68 2012

Jane's Journey
QL31.G58J365 2011

Minds in the Water
QL737.C4M563 2012

 

Websites:

Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
The website of CITES includes text of the convention, documents from the convention and national reports.

International Whaling Commission
Information on scientific research and conservation issues.

The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
A searchable database of endangered species.

National Wildlife Federation: Conservation Directory
An online directory of nonprofit, educational, promotional, and government groups.

The State of the Birds
An annual publication on distribution and conservation of birds in the U.S.  

TRAFFIC

A program of the IUCN and WWF that monitors wildlife trade.  Links to factsheets and other publications.

Wildlife Conservation Research Unit
Based at Oxford University, Department of Zoology.  This website gives information about research projects of WildCRU.

Wildlife Conservation Society
A conservation organization based at the Bronx Zoo.  Their website provides links to information on aspects of international wildlife and wild land conservation.

World Wild Fund for Nature
Links to factsheets and other WWF publications in the fields of freshwater, climate change, species, policy, forests, marine resources, and toxic waste.