A new publication by estuarine ecologist Professor Alan Whitfield draws attention to the plight of fishes in southern African estuaries: FISHES OF SOUTHERN AFRICAN ESTUARIES: from species to systems.

This major work, which covers more than a century of fish research in estuaries on the subcontinent, is considered essential reading and an invaluable resource book for present and future estuarine ecologists.

To download a pdf of this publication click on this link

SAIAB invites you to celebrate the launch of this seminal work:

  • Date: Thursday 6th June
  • Time: 5.30pm for 6.00pm
  • Where: South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity, Somerset Street, Grahamstown
  • RSVP: Naniswa Nyoka  Tel: 046 603 5816

A limited number of print copies, signed by the author, will be on sale at the launch at a special price – cash only. Price on request.

Refreshments will be served.