Re: NANFA-- Re: fishes of alabama and the mobile basin

Christopher Scharpf (
Fri, 15 Feb 2002 16:16:23 -0400

> does anyone know what specifically has changed in the second edition?

Basically it's the same book with the following changes:

1) deleted photo which authors didn't pick on page 57
2) moved photo from pg. 17 to 57
3) inserted map showing all sampling stations on pg. 17
4) added correct livebearer drawings to bottom of p. 476
5) blackened both suboperculum bones on p. 321
6) corrected misspellings throughout
7) added letter from governor

> where i can find more information about it?

It's available from the Geological Survey of Alabama. Send a check payable
to the "Game and Fish Fund" for $30 ($25 for the book and $5 for shipping)
to: Fisheries Section, Suite 551, 64, N Union St, Montgomery, AL 36130.

You may want to call 205-349-2852 first to make sure the above is correct.

Chris Scharpf

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