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Available to pre-order: Why Nature Conservation Isn't Working: Understanding Wildlife in the Modern World

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We are very pleased to announce that our forthcoming title: Why Nature Conservation Isn't Working: Understanding Wildlife in the Modern World by Adrian Spalding is now available to pre-order. Click the cover image below for more information or to order your copy now. Siri Scientific Press (2021, 31st July) 978-1-8381528-4-0, RRP £14.99 160 pp, 240 x 165 mm, soft cover TO BE RELEASED 31 JULY 2021, but pre-ordered advance copies will be shipped before this date. Synopsis: Species are central to nature conservation, but we see wildlife as adjuncts to people without connection with their authentic habitats. With this limited...

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Advance copies available now: An Illustrated History of Butterflies of the Afrotropical Indian Ocean Islands: Madagascar, Comoros, Seychelles, Reunion, Mauritius, Rodrigues and Socotra

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We are very pleased to announce that we now have advance copies available of our forthcoming title: An Illustrated History of Butterflies of the Afrotropical Indian Ocean Islands: Madagascar, Comoros, Seychelles, Reunion, Mauritius, Rodrigues and Socotra by James M. Lawrence and Mark C. Williams. The title is due for formal release on 1st May, 2021. To grab an early bird copy of this book click here to go to the product information page, where you can order your copy. Siri Scientific Press, 978-1-8381528-3-3, RRP £29.99 256 pp, 240 x 165 mm, soft cover, 73 colour plates Foreword by Steve Collins...

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Coming soon: An Illustrated History of Butterflies of the Afrotropical Indian Ocean Islands

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We are very pleased to announce our forthcoming title: An Illustrated History of Butterflies of the Afrotropical Indian Ocean Islands: Madagascar, Comoros, Seychelles, Reunion, Mauritius, Rodrigues and Socotra by James M. Lawrence and Mark C. Williams. The title is due for release on 1st May, 2021 and the product page will appear in our online store from early April. Siri Scientific Press, 978-1-8381528-3-3, RRP £29.99 256 pp, 240 x 165 mm, soft cover, 73 colour plates Foreword by Steve Collins (African Butterfly Research Institute, ABRI) What a delight and wonderful opportunity to see the scientific paintings of which many are...

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Coming soon: A Guide to Fossil Collecting on the East Dorset Coast

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We are very pleased to announce that the final title by Steve Snowball and Craig Chivers in the Dorset Fossil Coast series will be available at the beginning of May, 2021. Once again, it will be full of stunning photography and the remarkable prehistoric life and scene reconstructions by Andreas Kurpisz. Siri Scientific Press (2021) 978-1-8381528-2-6, 192 pp, 240 x 165 mm, soft cover, 200+ colour photographs & illustrations. From the back cover This is the third in a series of highly acclaimed and informative guides to the safe and responsible collection of fossils along the Dorset coast. The focus...

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New title in production: Fossils of the Big Hill Konservat-Lagerstatte: A Remarkable Late Ordovician Paleobiota from Michigan, USA

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For #fossilfriday, we are very pleased to announce that the following title has been accepted for production: Fossils of the Big Hill Konservat-Lagerstatte: A Remarkable Late Ordovician Paleobiota from Michigan, USA by Ronald C. Meyer & Gerald O. Gunderson. The authors originally stumbled on to an outcrop that caught their eye while collecting in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. A portion of this exposure is made up of fine textured dolostone, and is separated by a few layers of dolomitic shale. The geologic setting at this site is close to the Silurian Period, but is actually near the top of...

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