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Wednesday, 31 August 2016

 

The national adder conservation meeting is being held on the 8th-9th of October 2016 in Somerset. Titled "The Vanishing Viper: priorities for adder conservation" this conference will  Read more...

 
Saturday, 20 August 2016

A new edition of the NatterJack (Issue 212 June 2016) is now available on the website for BHS members to view or download

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Friday, 15 July 2016

Herpetological Bulletin issue 136 (Summer 2016) is now available on the website for BHS members to view or download.

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Friday, 01 April 2016

The 2016 BHS field trip to Surrey has been finalised - download details and the booking form here: 

Surrey (Witley) Field Trip - Booking... Read more...

 
Wednesday, 03 February 2016

Gullypot Ladders

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03/02/2016 

 Seeing a Toad on the Road warning triangle whilst driving, may make you raise a smile, but its certainly ... Read more...

 
Friday, 01 January 2016

Herpetological Bulletin issue 134 (Winter 2015) is now available on the website for BHS members to view or download.

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Tuesday, 06 October 2015

Bulletin 133  (Autumn 2015)  is now available on the website (see `Publications' section) for view or download by BHS members with a valid subscription.

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Tuesday, 11 August 2015

Not yet a member of the British Herpetological Society, and interested in amphibian conservation? Join the BHS during July and August 2015

and you will be entered into a draw to win 1 of 5 free frog adoption packs, sponsoring a frog at Manchester Museum.

To find out more about... Read more...

 
Sunday, 26 July 2015

Historically, the Herpetological Journal has only been accessible online to BHS members via the Ingenta platform.  This has now changed - the HJ can now also be accessed online directly within the BHS website. This will particularly benefit individual (as opposed to... Read more...

 
Thursday, 02 July 2015

The Herpetological Bulletin issue 132 (Summer 2015) is now available to BHS members to view or download.

Print copies will be posted out to print subscribers in the near future.

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Wednesday, 27 May 2015

The 8th World Congress of Herpetology (WCH8) is to be held between the 15-21 August 2016 in Hangzhou, China.


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Thursday, 16 April 2015

The Herpetological Bulletin issue 131 is now available to BHS members to view or download.

Print copies will be posted out to print subscribers in the near future. 

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Wednesday, 01 April 2015

Many BHS members may be aware that some individuals and organisations are very active in lobbying against the principle of captive maintenance of reptile and amphibian species.  The Federation of British Herpetoculturists (FBH) have recently started a campaign to promote the... Read more...

 
Wednesday, 25 February 2015

As part of our commitment to supporting worldwide herpetology conservation, the British Herpetological Society recently donated $1500  as seed grants towards  two important  projects.  Details of the projects can be found by... Read more...

 
Wednesday, 07 January 2015

We were very saddened to hear of the recent passing of Monica Green. Monica was one of the founder members of the BHS and acted as Membership Secretary from the Society's  inception in 1947 until her retirement from active involvement in 2004 - a full 57 years.... Read more...

 
Wednesday, 07 January 2015

Herpetological Bulletins 129 and 130 are now available on the website for BHS members to view or download.

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Sunday, 12 October 2014

Herpetological Bulletins numbers 127 and 128 are now available to BHS members to view or download

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Saturday, 19 July 2014

Bulletin number 126 and Natterjack number 207 are now available to view to BHS members

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Thursday, 13 February 2014

Bulletin 125 is now uploaded and available to BHS members

Bulletin 125

 

 

 

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Tuesday, 11 February 2014

Once again the annual BHS Photographic Competition will be held and judged at the AGM on March 29th (see Meetings section for full meeting details).

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Tuesday, 10 December 2013

Bulletin number 124 and Natterjack number 206 are now uploaded and available to BHS members

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Sunday, 17 November 2013

Earlier this year, the BHS Council agreed to donate £25,000 from the Land Fund to the Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Trust (ARC) to support a consortium purchase of a number of parcels of land being sold by the Canford Estate in Dorset. The consortium consists of the Dorset... Read more...

 
Saturday, 12 October 2013

As at end June 2013, the Society's Herpetological Journal had a rated impact factor of 1.08.  The HJ is consequently ranked first among all global Herptelogical journals.

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Saturday, 14 September 2013

The British Herpetological Society are very pleased to launch a new, much improved website. The new site includes an enhanced online payment  process for members joining for the first time or renewing, as well as a great new look and easier navigation for users.

Launch of the new... Read more...

 
Tuesday, 05 April 2011

Scientists from Natural England, the Zoological Society of London and Oxford University are investigating the current genetic diversity of adders in southern England following fears that the snakes are declining rapidly in the wild. If adder populations have become too small and isolated, the... Read more...

 
Thursday, 30 September 2010

The British Herpetological Society is featured in the September 2010 issue of Practical Reptile Keeping. You can read the full article here:

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