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Smithsonian resources are in red.

Books for Teachers

Ranger Rick's NatureScope--Let's Hear it for Herps!
is a sixty eight page activity guide for elementary teachers that includes background information, activities, craft ideas, reproducible pages, and an extensive bibliography. Available through McGraw Hill publishers, phone (800) 262-4729, book number 0070470995.
Smithsonian bibliography on the biology of amphibians and reptiles

World Wide Web Resources

Ornate horned frogLink Indexes

Herpetology links from the World Wide Web virtual library
International reptiles and amphibians Website directory
Reptile links from the Electronic Zoo
Amphibian links from the Electronic Zoo

Educational sites

The Declining Amphibian Populations Task Force home page
Reptile Knowledge
Poison Arrow FrogReptile database of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory
Savannah River Ecology Laboratory from the University of Georgia
Herptiles, from The Wild Ones: An Educational Project of the Wildlife Preservation Trust International (also available in Spanish)
Teacher resource material on reptiles and amphibians from the Everglades National Park
Friends of the National Zoo Animal Facts – Amphibians
Friends of the National Zoo Animal Facts – Reptiles

Image sites

National Zoological Park herp images online
Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies