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
Lise Hanssen’s cheetah rescue and education organization.

Cheetah Conservation Fund
Supports wild cheetah conservation research and education.

Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus)
Basic facts from Big Cats Online.

Cheetah Conservation Station
Pictures and more from the National Zoo.

Cheetah Spot
A cheetah lover’s gathering ground in cyberspace.

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

Namibia’s Etosha National Park
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.