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Website Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Place:
Panama
Date:
2009-2013
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the website of the Amphibian Conservation and Rescue Project as it existed on July 16, 2013. The project rescues and establishes assurance colonies of amphibian species that are in extreme danger of extinction throughout Panama. The National Zoological Park and the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute are both partner organizations and provide many of the administrative functions for the project. The website includes information about the project, its facilities, and the frogs of Panama. In addition, the website includes a blog with posts dating from September 2009. Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Amphibian declines  Search this
Amphibians  Search this
Wildlife rescue  Search this
Web sites  Search this
Public relations  Search this
Blogs  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-054, Smithsonian Institution, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 14-054
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Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa14-054

Tursiops truncatus (Montagu, 1821)

Collector:
B. Barron  Search this
Wildlife Rescue Fl Keys  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Gulf Of Mexico  Search this
Length - Total:
122 cm
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Marathon, Gum, 16 Mi Into Bay From Govt Center Sandy Key, Monroe, Florida, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
7 Jan 1998
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Cetacea, Odontoceti, Delphinidae
Published Name:
Tursiops truncatus (Montagu, 1821)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : WRFK-9801
Other Number : SE13061
USNM Number:
MME14723
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3bdfde7db-34ea-4bb4-98f9-0454d993a9bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7532486

Tursiops truncatus (Montagu, 1821)

Collector:
D. Jackson  Search this
B. Barron  Search this
Wildlife Rescue Fl Keys  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Gulf Of Mexico  Search this
Length - Total:
230 cm
Sex:
Female
Place:
Key West, About 3/4 Mile South Of Key West Harbor., Monroe, Florida, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
18 Aug 1996
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Cetacea, Odontoceti, Delphinidae
Published Name:
Tursiops truncatus (Montagu, 1821)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : WRFK-08-16-20
Other Number : SE11993
USNM Number:
MME13786
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3451b7382-cae9-4859-8223-39cc07134332
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7524962

Balaenoptera acutorostrata Lacepede, 1804

Collector:
B. Barron  Search this
NMFS  Search this
Wildlife Rescue Florida Keys  Search this
M. Watson  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean  Search this
Weight - Specimen:
3600 kg
Length - Total:
900 cm
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Big Pine Key, On Shallows Off Big Pine Key; 1 Mile North Of Little Spanish Key., Monroe, Florida, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
5 Mar 1997
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Cetacea, Mysticeti, Balaenopteridae
Published Name:
Balaenoptera acutorostrata Lacepede, 1804
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : WRFK9702
Other Number : SE12442
USNM Number:
MME13493
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b968957d-1129-4e91-a92c-565efbc633a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7223876

Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

Bay/Sound:
Western Mediterranean  Search this
Collector:
El Valle Wildlife Rescue Center  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea, Western Mediterranean  Search this
Length - Total:
1000 cm
Sex:
Male
Place:
Cabo de Palos, Murcia, Spain, Europe, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
Jul 2018
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Cetacea, Odontoceti, Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No number
USNM Number:
STR22434
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/362d8ad94-135e-43bb-8e20-2c051f2d4aae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_14029488

See a Python Swallow a Crocodile Whole

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 12 Jul 2019 14:30:00 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_e56f6a63da041cefa191e1d190e801e8

Mark Dion : misadventures of a 21st-century naturalist / Ruth Erickson ; with contributions by Andrea Barrett [and thirteen others]

Title:
Misadventures of a 21st-century naturalist
Curator:
Erickson, Ruth  Search this
Contributor:
Barrett, Andrea  Search this
Editor:
Flint-Gohlke, Lucy  Search this
Artist:
Dion, Mark 1961-  Search this
Publisher:
Institute of Contemporary Art (Boston, Mass.)  Search this
Subject:
Dion, Mark 1961-  Search this
Physical description:
215 pages : color illustrations, portraits ; 29 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Photobooks
Place:
United States
Date:
2017
20th century
21st century
Topic:
Installations (Art)  Search this
Conceptual art  Search this
Nature (Aesthetics)  Search this
Art and natural history  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.D5855 E67 2017
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1090375

Saving oiled seabirds : [a manual for cleaning and rehabilitating oiled waterfowl / written by Anne S. Williams with assistance from Shirlee C. Brundage [and others] ; edited by Alice B. Berkner, Keith G. Hay]

Author:
Williams, Anne S (Anne Stairs)  Search this
Brundage, Shirlee C  Search this
Berkner, Alice B  Search this
Hay, Keith G  Search this
International Bird Rescue Research Center  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 35 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1978
Topic:
Water birds--Effect of oil spills on  Search this
Wildlife rescue  Search this
Wildlife rehabilitation  Search this
Birds--Conservation  Search this
Call number:
QL676.5 .W54
QL676.5 .W721
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_113858

Vulture : the private life of an unloved bird / Katie Fallon

Author:
Fallon, Katie  Search this
Subject:
Avian Conservation Center of Appalachia  Search this
Physical description:
232 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Anecdotes
Place:
United States
Appalachian Region
Date:
2017
Topic:
Turkey vulture  Search this
Birds--Conservation  Search this
Wildlife rescue  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1078716

Babylon's ark : the incredible wartime rescue of the Baghdad Zoo / Lawrence Anthony with Graham Spence

Author:
Anthony, Lawrence  Search this
Spence, Graham  Search this
Subject:
Baghdad Zoo  Search this
Physical description:
248 p., [8] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Iraq
Baghdad
Date:
2007
C2007
Topic:
Zoo animals--Conservation  Search this
Wildlife rescue  Search this
Iraq War, 2003-2011  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_821449

Saving the big cats : the Exotic Feline Rescue Center / Stephen D. McCloud

Author:
McCloud, Stephen D. 1947-  Search this
Subject:
Exotic Feline Rescue Center (Center Point, Ind.)  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 87 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 23 x 29 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
Indiana
Center Point
Date:
2006
C2006
Topic:
Felidae  Search this
Wildlife rescue  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_796364

Practical wildlife care for veterinary nurses, animal care students and rehabilitators / Les Stocker ; drawings by Tessa Eccles ; photographs by Les Stocker

Author:
Stocker, Les  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 288 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2000
C2000
Topic:
Wildlife rehabilitation  Search this
Wildlife rescue  Search this
Wildlife diseases--Treatment  Search this
First aid for animals  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_613706

The complete care of orphaned or abandoned baby animals / by C. E. Spaulding and Jackie Spaulding

Author:
Spaulding, C. E  Search this
Spaulding, Jackie  Search this
Physical description:
xxx, 272 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1979
C1979
Topic:
Wildlife rescue  Search this
First aid for animals  Search this
Animals--Infancy  Search this
Veterinary medicine  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_620281

Minimum standards for wildlife rehabilitation / edited by Erica A. Miller ; International Wildlife Rehabilitation Council, National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association

Title:
Minimum standards for wildlife rehabilitation, 2000, NWRA & IWRC
Author:
National Wildlife Rehabilitators' Association (U.S.) ₅  Search this
Miller, Erica A  Search this
International Wildlife Rehabilitation Council  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 67 p. ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2000
C2000
Topic:
Wildlife rehabilitation--Standards  Search this
Wildlife rehabilitators--Standards  Search this
Wildlife rescue  Search this
Wildlife diseases  Search this
Captive wild animals  Search this
Call number:
SF996.45 .N38 2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_687611

Care and handling of Australian native animals : emergency care and captive management / edited by Suzanne J. Hand

Author:
Hand, Suzanne  Search this
Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales  Search this
Physical description:
x, 210 p., [9] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Australia
Date:
1990
Topic:
Vertebrates--Congresses  Search this
Captive wild animals--Congresses  Search this
Wildlife rescue--Congresses  Search this
Wildlife management--Congresses  Search this
Call number:
QL606.58.A8 C27 1990
QL606.58.A8C27 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_402379

In the wake of the Exxon Valdez : the devastating impact of the Alaska oil spill / Art Davidson

Author:
Davidson, Art 1943-  Search this
Subject:
Exxon Valdez (Ship)  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 333 p. : maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Alaska
Prince William Sound Region
Date:
1990
C1990
Topic:
Oil spills--Environmental aspects  Search this
Tankers--Accidents--Environmental aspects  Search this
Wildlife rescue  Search this
Call number:
TD427.P4D39 1990X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_415254

Freeing the whales : how the media created the world's greatest non-event / by Tom Rose

Author:
Rose, Tom 1956-  Search this
Physical description:
318 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1989
C1989
Topic:
Television broadcasting of news--Social aspects  Search this
Gray whale--Press coverage  Search this
Wildlife rescue--Press coverage  Search this
Journalism--Objectivity  Search this
Call number:
PN4888.T4R67 1989X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_425729

A report on the 1984 Whale Rescue Expedition to the Gray Whale Calving Lagoons of Baja, California, Mexico, to Test Procedures and Equipment for Rescuing Stranded, Beached, or Entrapped Marine Mammals / compiled by Michael Ira Sandlofer and Alexandra MacKenzie Craig

Author:
Whale Rescue Expedition to the Gray Whale Calving Lagoons of Baja California, Mexico, to Test Procedures and Equipment for Rescuing Stranded, Beached, or Entrapped Marine Mammals (1984)  Search this
Sandlofer, Michael Ira  Search this
Craig, Alexandra MacKenzie  Search this
North Wind Undersea Institute (Bronx, New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
102 p. : ill. ; 22 x 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mexico
Baja California
Date:
1985
Topic:
Gray whale  Search this
Whales  Search this
Wildlife rescue  Search this
Call number:
QL737.C425 W55 1984
QL737.C425W55 1984
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_443593

One man's owl / by Bernd Heinrich ; with drawings and photographs by the author

Author:
Heinrich, Bernd 1940-  Search this
Physical description:
x, 224 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1987
C1987
Topic:
Great horned owl  Search this
Wildlife rescue  Search this
Call number:
QL696.S83H45 1987X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_333901

Research priorities for single species conservation biology : workshop, 13-16 November 1988 / sponsored by the National Science Foundation and the National Zoological Park ; co-chairmen & editors, David E. Wildt and Ulysses S. Seal

Author:
Wildt, David E  Search this
Seal, Ulysses S  Search this
National Science Foundation (U.S.)  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
23 p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1988
[1988]
Topic:
Wildlife management  Search this
Breeding--Congresses  Search this
Animal populations  Search this
Wildlife rescue--Congresses  Search this
Wildlife research--Congresses  Search this
Call number:
QH313 .R43 1988
QH313.R43 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_363540

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