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Biodiversity Publications Catalogue

Animals - Reptiles & Amphibians

The Amphibians of British Columbia

D.M. Green, R.W. Campbell; 1984; 100 pp.; ISBN 0-7718-8427-3; RBCM; non-technical; $9.95; confirm price; 13.5x18 cm; available from:
ROYAL BRITISH COLUMBIA MUSEUM; ORDER CODE: ISBN 0-7718-8427-3

The Amphibians of British Columbia: A Taxonomic Catalogue

Provides an up to date annotated list of British Columbia amphibian species and subspecies, with information on their status and ranges.

D. M. Green; 1999; 24 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-3825-X; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; technical; Wildlife Bulletin B 87; $8.00; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
CROWN PUBLICATIONS; ORDER CODE: 090-603

East Kootenay Northern Leopard Frog Project

Results of surveys for the endangered Northern Leopard Frog in the East Kootenay.

C.Giles and R. Franken; 1999; 8 pp.; RBCM/CBT; non- technical; WWW Web publication; RBCM/CBT; available from: http://livinglandscapes.bc.ca/cbasin/leopardfrog/index.html

Effects of Disturbance on Terrestrial Amphibians in Three Biogeoclimatic Zones

Briefly summarizes an investigation of terrestrial amphibian distribution and abundance in clearcut and undisturbed forests representing three biogeoclimatic zones in the Cariboo Forest Region.

1995; 2 pp.; MoF-Cariboo; technical; Extension Note; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
CARIBOO FOREST REGION; ORDER CODE: EN 18 OR http://www.for.gov.bc.ca/cariboo/research/extnotes/extnot18.htm

Reptiles and Amphibians in the Columbia Basin

This report summarizes information about research projects on six reptiles and amphibians.

M. McMann; 1999; 13pp.; RBCM/CBT; non-technical; WWWeb publication; RBCM/CBT; (A video about the six research projects is also available – Shaw Cable, Cassier, BC); available from: http://livinglandscapes.bc.ca/cbasin/herpetological/index.html

The Reptiles of British Columbia

P.T. Gregory, R.W. Campbell; 1984; 102 pp.; ISBN 0-7718-8585-7; RBCM; non-technical; $9.95; confirm price; 13.5x18 cm; available from:
ROYAL BRITISH COLUMBIA MUSEUM; ORDER CODE: ISBN 0-7718-8585-7

The Reptiles of British Columbia: A Taxonomic Catalogue

Provides an up to date annotated list of British Columbia reptile species and subspecies, with information on their status and ranges.

L. A. Gregory, P. T. Gregory; 1999; 30 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-3826-8; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; technical; Wildlife Bulletin B 88; $8.00; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
CROWN PUBLICATIONS; ORDER CODE: 183-604

Response of amphibians to partial cutting in the Roberts Creek Study Forest, and management practices for retaining amphibian habitats in the Vancouver Forest Region.

L.A. Dupuis and F.L. Waterhouse; 2001; MoF, Research Program; technical; Extension Note 5; available from:
VANCOUVER FOREST REGION OR
http://www.for.gov.bc.ca/rco/research/wildlifereports/en005.pdf

Riparian Management and the Tailed Frog in Northern Coastal Forests

Summarizes tailed frog distribution in parts of the Coastal Western Hemlock (CWH) biogeoclimatic zone and the relationship of tadpole density to creek characteristics and timber harvesting.

D. Steventon, L. Dupuis, P. Friele; 1996; 5 pp.; MoF, Research Program; technical; Extension Note; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
PRINCE RUPERT FOREST REGION; ORDER CODE: EN 15

Study Designs for Evaluating the Effects of Forestry Activities on Aquatic-breeding Amphibians in Terrestrial Forest Habitats of British Columbia

Outlines methods for determining the habitat requirements of pond and stream breeding amphibians in terrestrial forest habitats in British Columbia, and evaluating the effects of forestry activities on their reproduction, growth and survival.

T.M. Davis; 2000; 47 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-3978-7; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; Technical Report; no charge; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION SECTION, WILDLIFE BRANCH; ORDER CODE: WR-97

Timber-harvesting Effects on Riparian Wildlife and Vegetation in the Okanagan Highlands of British Columbia

L.W. Gyug; 2000; 110 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-4199-4; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; Technical Report; no charge; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION SECTION, WILDLIFE BRANCH; ORDER CODE: B-97

Species at Risk in British Columbia

This informative brochure series presents profiles of various wildlife species considered to be biologically “at risk” in the province. Explains what these species look like, how they reproduce, what they eat, where they live, why they are at risk, and what the public can do to help.

Pacific Giant Salamander

D.A. Blood; 1993; 6 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-7411-6; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; confirm price; non-technical; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
Biodiversity Information Requests

Great Basin Spadefoot Toad

R. J. Cannings; 1999; 6 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-7666-6; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; non-technical; brochure; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
Biodiversity Information Requests

Painted Turtle

D. A. Blood, M. Macartney; 1998; 6 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-7620-8; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; non-technical; brochure; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
Biodiversity Information Requests

Tailed Frog

L. Dupuis; 1998; 6 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-7619-4; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; non-technical; brochure; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
Biodiversity Information Requests OR PDF (512KB)

Western Rattlesnake

D.A. Blood; 1993; 6 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-7465-5; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; confirm price; non-technical; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
Biodiversity Information Requests OR PDF(419KB)

Species Status Reports

Describes various species considered rare, endangered or threatened in B.C., and describes activity patterns, movements, feeding habits, reproductive biology, and social behaviour.

Status of the Clouded Salamander in British Columbia

T.M. Davis, P.T. Gregory; 1993; 19 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-1722-9; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; Technical Report; $2.34; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
J&L COPY SERVICE; ORDER CODE: WR-53

Status of the Northern Pacific Rattlesnake in British Columbia

M.B. Charland, K.J. Nelson, P.T. Gregory; 1993; 23 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-1723-6; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; Technical Report; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION SECTION, WILDLIFE BRANCH; ORDER CODE: WR-54

Status of the Sharp-tailed Snake in British Columbia

D.J. Spalding; 1993; 15 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-1726-0; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; Technical Report; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION SECTION, WILDLIFE BRANCH; ORDER CODE: WR-57

Standards for Components of British Columbia’s Biodiversity

Provincial protocols for conducting population inventory of a species group at three levels: 1) presence/not detected, 2) relative abundance, and 3) absolute abundance. Several manuals have an associated set of dataforms, and a general dataform appendix containing generic codes and forms also exists for use with any manual.

Inventory Methods for Plethodontid Salamanders, Version 2.0

RIC; 1999; 80 pp.; ISBN: 0-7726-3817-9; technical; Standards for Components of British Columbia's Diversity 36; $8.40; confirm price; available from:
GOVERNMENT PUBLICATIONS; ORDER CODE: 7680000777 or http://ilmbwww.gov.bc.ca/risc/pubs/tebiodiv/salamanders/index.htm

Inventory Methods for Pond-breeding Amphibians and Painted Turtle, Version 2.0

RIC; 1998.; 104 pp.; ISBN: 0-7726-3470-X; technical; Standards for Components of British Columbia's Biodiversity 36; $10.92; Confirm price; 21.5 x 28 cm; available from:
GOVERNMENT PUBLICATIONS; ORDER CODE: 7680000630 or http://ilmbwww.gov.bc.ca/risc/pubs/tebiodiv/pond/index.htm

Inventory Methods for Snakes, Version 2.0

RIC; 1998; 66 pp.; ISBN: 0-7726-3487-4; technical; approximately $6.93, confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
GOVERNMENT PUBLICATIONS; ORDER CODE: 7680000640 or http://ilmbwww.gov.bc.ca/risc/pubs/tebiodiv/snakes/index.htm

Inventory Methods for Tailed Frogs and Pacific Giant Salamander, Version 2.0

RIC; 2000; 38 pp.; ISBN: 0-7726-3887-X; technical; Standards for Components of British Columbia's Biodiversity 39; $3.99; confirm price; available from:
GOVERNMENT PUBLICATIONS; ORDER CODE 7680001125 or http://ilmbwww.gov.bc.ca/risc/pubs/tebiodiv/frog/index.htm

Wildlife Habitat Handbooks for the Southern Interior Ecoprovince

Provides forest, wildlife, and range managers with knowledge and tools to assess impacts of various land management practices on wildlife and its habitat.

Species-Habitat Relationship Models for Amphibians

S.A. Orchard, A.P. Harcombe, Vol 8 in A.P. Harcombe, tech. ed.; 1988; 41 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-0991-8; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; Technical Report; $4.68; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
J&L COPY SERVICE; ORDER CODE: R-22

Species-Habitat Relationship Models for Reptiles

R. Ritcey et al., Vol 6 in A.P. Harcombe, tech. ed.; 1988; 192 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-0989-6; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; Technical Report; $19.09; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
J&L COPY SERVICE; ORDER CODE: R-20

Species Notes for Amphibians

S.A. Orchard, Vol 4 in A.P. Harcombe, tech. ed.; 1988; 38 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-0987-X; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; Technical Report; $4.41; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
J&L COPY SERVICE; ORDER CODE: R-18

Species Notes for Reptiles

S.A. Orchard, Vol 3 in A.P. Harcombe, tech. ed.; 1988; 44 pp.; ISBN 0-7726-0986-1; MoELP, Wildlife Branch; Technical Report; $5.77; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
J&L COPY SERVICE; ORDER CODE: R-17

Wildlife at risk in British Columbia Fact Sheets

This new brochure series profiles various wildlife species classified as red listed (endangered or threatened) or blue listed (vulnerable) in the province. The profiles describe the species and their homes, and what they eat, where they live, how they are doing, and what’s being done to help them in BC.

Coeur d’Alene Salamander

MoELP; 1998; 2 pp.; Wildlife Branch; non-technical; brochure; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
Biodiversity Information Requests

Gopher Snake

MoELP; 1998; 2 pp.; Wildlife Branch; non-technical; brochure; confirm price; 21.5x28 cm; available from:
Biodiversity Information Requests

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