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16th January 2017 - Patrick Hennessey, Queen Mary University

My name is Patrick Hennessey; I am a young zoologist from Essex, England. For as long as I can remember I have been interested in animals, but my real passion for animals began when I was ten, when I was first introduced to snakes. 334 more words


ECOLOGICAL ADVENTURES Part 1: Exotic animals.

This is the first in a series of blogs documenting my voluntary experiences. Having done plenty of useful voluntary work over recent years I thought that it was about time I wrote a few pieces on exactly what I have done. 781 more words

Assistant Curator of Amphibians and Reptiles

Carnegie Museum of Natural History invites applications for the William and Ingrid Rea Assistant Curator of Amphibians and Reptiles. Successful candidates for this endowed position will have research interests involving the systematics, evolutionary biology, ecology, and/or conservation biology of amphibians and reptiles, especially – but not limited to – investigating the consequences of global change on amphibian and reptiles. 313 more words

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Investigating the Role of Conservation Genetics in the Field of Conservation using Two Case Studies: The Florida Panther, Puma concolour coryi, and The Kihansi Spray Toad, Nectophrynoides asperginis

PLEASE NOTE: The Kihansi Spray Toad section is in the process of being rewritten due to contact by individuals involved in the project. Currently, the original will stay put until I gather all the interviews and literature previously overlooked. 3,144 more words