Re: Fwd: North American Native Fishes book m/s

John Volpe (jvolpe at
Tue, 25 Jun 1996 15:59:34 -0700

For British Columbia, the provincial rare & endangered fisheries biologist
is Juanita Ptolemy and she can be reached at (604) 387 9585 or
jptolemy at

Good Luck.

At 04:06 PM 6/25/96 -0400, you wrote:
>In a message dated 96-06-25 14:39:46 EDT, Rjga at writes:
>>I am editing the m/s of a large book on North American native aquarium
>>from northern Mexico through Canada. It already includes a list of federally
>>protected species, and individual state write-ups of regulations and
>>state-protected species. However, I would like assistance with the
>>(1) A summary of Mexican laws governing the collection of freshwater fishes,
>>with a list of protected species, and the address of the agency who provides
>>that information; (2) I am given to understand that Canada has no equivalent
>>to the U.S. Endangered Species Act. What does Canada have and is there a
>>and address from which I can get this information? (3) I need the addresses
>>of the Provincial Game and Fish Agencies of Canada in order to contact them
>>for collecting restrictions and lists of provincially protected species.
> For
>>those interested, the book will be published by Texas A & M University
>>Thanks very much to all those who take the trouble to read this, and
>>especially to those who can provide help. - Robert J. Goldstein, Ph.D. 8480
>>Garvey Drive, Raleigh, NC 27604, tel 919-872-1174, fax 919-872-9214, e-mail
>>Rjga at
John Volpe
Marine and Aquatic Sciences Section
Centre for Environmental Health
University of Victoria
jvolpe at