Jackals of the African Crater

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 June 14, 2001.

The World Wildlife Foundation’s Golden Jackal Project

http://www.panda.org/about_wwf/where_we_work/europe/where/greece/jackals/about_jackal.cfm

Learn more about common jackals and efforts to protect them.

Canis aureus (Golden Jackal, Common Jackal)

http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/accounts/canis/c._aureus

The lowdown from the University of Michigan’s Museum of Zoology.

BC Nature wildfacts: Golden Jackal

http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/wildfacts/factfiles/130.shtml

animal/APAsrch3.cgi?qt=jackal&type;=image
View images and see videos of several types of jackals.

Patricia D. Moehlman: Into the Wilds of Africa

http://www.sciam.com/article.cfm?articleID=000989F7-F2F7-1C5A-B882809EC588ED9F

A profile of “the jackal woman,” from SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN.

Ngorongoro Conservation Area

http://www.tanzania-web.com/parks/ngorongo.htm

A description from Tanzania’s Tourist Board.

Print Resources

Crofts, Marylee. TANZANIA IN PICTURES. New York: Lerner, 1988.

Estes, Richard. THE SAFARI COMPANION: A GUIDE TO WATCHING AFRICAN MAMMALS. London: Chelsea Green, 1999.

Fitzpatrick, Mary. TANZANIA, ZANZIBAR & PEMBA. Melbourne, Australia: Lonely Planet, 1999.

Kingdon, J. FIELD GUIDE TO AFRICAN MAMMALS. Chicago: Academic Press, 1997.

Moehlman, Patricia and Laurence Pringe. JACKAL WOMAN: EXPLORING THE WORLD OF JACKALS. New York: Atheneum, 1993.