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MINNESOTA HERPETOLOGICAL SOCIETY NE~JSLETTER

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VOLUME I AUGUST MEETING

Friday, Au&:ust 7, 19.81 8:00 PM Room 2?5, Smith Hall University of M~nne8ota The pro~ram this month will be on a subject of vital concern to all of us who collect and me.intain Herfts. It is espeoially timely in llij;ht of the recent nation wide 'sting" operation by the. United States Fish and Wildlife Service. The speaker will be ~. , Special A~ent of the United states Fish and. Wildlife Service. He will talk about s.nd answer questions relating: to the ma,ny Federal re~ulation8 affectl~' us all. This proffJises to be a mcn1t informative session, 80 be s~re to attend. Due to a la.ck of members attendinG' the July meeting, 路a vote 'VJaS not held 'for Members-at-Large a.nd NerJsletter Editor. This will be done this month. The names in nOQination ere: Membe~s-at-Large

Newsletter Editor

Karl Hermann BrUlce Delles

Jim Gerholdt

John Dee

The July meet1n~ was h1~hli~hted by Bruce Delles' pres-entation on the 5th Ann~al Reptile Symposium on Captive Propogation and Husbandry recently held at the Oklahoma City Zoo. Br~ce reported that approximately 80 persons attended this year's session. Proceedin~8 are available for these Symposia and are hiih1y recommended. Information on obtalnln~ these Proceedln~s will be in the next Newsletter.

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EDITOR'S CORNER

Do you have items of interest for the NevJsletter? Information about breedini successes, lon~evities, or any aspect of na.tural history 1s solicited. If you have any questions to submit, they will be ansvJered at the monthly meetin~, and also in the next month I S NewÂŁletter, All ma terial must be subm1 tted by the 15th of each month. Send to the YiliS mai11n~ adQress.

LOGOS

We hRve 2 new lOiO designs ib this month's Newsletter. 7hey \vere S (Ibmi tted by Leslye ahd Kirk Olsen. Please brin~ any Is. st minut e idea s to the .A u.;us t meeting. A final decision will be m8.de then.

:MINIJESOTA HERPETOLOGICAL SOCIETY

DELleA TESSEN

REMEMBER-After e~ch ~eetin~ we will he ve ~.vai~able our featured take-out item. FRESH FROZEN l-:ICE--$3. 00 per dozen


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This book provides those interested in malntainin~ reptiles and amphibians 1n captivity l1Tith informs.t ion on the care and tree tment of herps and specific data on dla~nosin~ and trea tment of (118eases evidenced in c~ptivecoll­ ect1ons. A good referenee source, well ill~strated, with an extensive blblloirap~ •

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"REPR,ODUCTIVE BIOLOGY AND DISEASES OF

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About 290 pages" 7 x 10 incJhes J 32 figures" 58 photographs" 30 tab~es" index. (ISBN 0-916984-09-5; LC 79-93371)

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MINNESOTA HERPETOLOGICAL SOCIETY DIRECTORY

OFFICERS Delvi n Jones

President

938-8555

Terry

.Vice-President

544-6406

Ode~aard

Connie Delles

Secre tary-Trea. surer

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Vol. 1 (1981), No. 3  

Minnesota Herpetological Society Newsletter

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