Cheetahs in a Hot Spot

Additional Web and Print Resources

Online Resources

We recommend these Web sites for those interested in the subjects shown on the program. All links are valid as of February 22, 2001.

Africat Foundation

http://www.africat.org

Lise Hanssen’s cheetah rescue and education organization.

Cheetah Conservation Fund

http://www.cheetah.org/

Supports wild cheetah conservation research and education.

Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus)

http://dialspace.dial.pipex.com/agarman/cheetah.htm

Basic facts from Big Cats Online.

Cheetah Conservation Station

http://nationalzoo.si.edu/Animals/AfricanSavanna/ccsexhibit.cfm

Pictures and more from the National Zoo.

Cheetah Spot

http://www.cheetahspot.com/

A cheetah lover’s gathering ground in cyberspace.

An Introduction to Namibia

http://www.interknowledge.com/namibia/index.html

An introduction to Namibia’s geography, climate, and wildlife.

Namibia’s Etosha National Park

http://www.gorp.com/gorp/location/africa/namibia/etosha.htm

A description from the Great Outdoor Recreation Pages.

Print Resources

Alderton, David. WILD CATS OF THE WORLD. New York: Facts on File, Inc., 1993.

Esbensen, Barbara Juster. SWIFT AS THE WIND: THE CHEETAH. New York: Orchard Books, 1996.

McIntyre, Chris. NAMIBIA. New York: Bradt, 1999.

Thompson, Sharon Elain. BUILT FOR SPEED: CHEETAHS. New York: Lerner Publications, 1998.

Wood, Linda C. CHEETAHS. Washington: Zoobooks, 1993.