Field Study Resources
Guidelines of the American Society of Mammalogists for the use of wild mammals in research and education
Sikes, R. S. and the Animal Care and Use Committee of the American Society of Mammalogists, 2016. Guidelines of the American Society of Mammalogists for the use of wild mammals in research and education. Journal of Mammalogy 97(3): 663-688.
Updated guidelines for protection of mammalogists and wildlife researchers from hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS)
Kelt, D.A., Hafner M.S., and The American Society Of Mammalogists’ Ad Hoc Committee For Guidelines On Handling Rodents In The Field (Chair: D.A. Kelt; Members: J.A. Cook, B.J. Danielson, M.S. Hafner, C. Hice, S.B. McLaren, and D.H. Van Vuren), 2010. Journal of Mammalogy, 91(6): 1524-1527.
Fair, J., E. Paul, and J. Jones, Eds. 2010. Guidelines to the Use of Wild Birds in Research. Washington, D.C.: Ornithological Council.
The American Fisheries Society; American Institute of Fisheries Research Biologists; American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists. (Committee Chair: J. G. Nickum; Members H. L. Bart, Jr., P. R. Bowser, I. E. Greer, C. Hubbs, J. A. Jenkins, J. R. MacMillan, J. W. Rachlin, J. D. Rose, P. W. Sorensen, and J. R. Tomasso). 2002. Bethesda, Maryland.
Second Edition. Revised by the Herpetological Animal Care and Use Committee (HACC) of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 2004. (Committee Chari: Steven J. Beaupre, Members: Elliot R. Jacobson, Harvey B. Lillywhite, and Kelly Zamudioj).