Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 08-122
Creators:
IUCN/SSC Declining Amphibian Populations Task Force
Dates:
1991-2004
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
The records include correspondence, project files, meeting minutes, grant files, symposia records, Board meeting materials and records documenting Board activities, and new articles. Materials document the tenures of Chairs James Hanken and W. Ronald Heyer.

Historical Note
Historical Note
The Declining Amphibian Populations Task Force (DAPTF) was established under the sponsorship of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Species Survival Commission (SSC) around 1990. It is a volunteer collaborative group that focuses on the question of frog species survival. One of the functions of the DAPTF is to assemble all known references to inventory and monitoring efforts on amphibians on a worldwide scale.

Notes
Non-SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 08-122, IUCN/SSC Declining Amphibian Populations Task Force, Records

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Heyer, W. Ronald Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hanken, James Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
IUCN/SSC Declining Amphibian Populations Task Force Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Amphibians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Endangered species Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Conservation biology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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