The AfESG is proud to bring you Mike Norton-Griffiths's Counting Animals (2nd edition, 1978), the classic handbook on population survey methods for African mammals.
The online edition of Counting Animals is in PDF format, and you must have the free Adobe Acrobat Reader in order to view it. This site uses byte-serving technology, which means that by following the links below you will jump to the desired part of the handbook without having to download the entire pdf file. The document was scanned and then run through an optical character recognition engine that retains the exact look of the original while making the document searchable.
Counting animals has been digitized and made available on the web with permission from the African Wildlife Foundation. The AfESG would like to express its gratitude to the Conservation Development Centre for initial scanning, Howard Frederick for availing the scanned document to the AfESG, Philip Muruthi at AWF for his keenness on seeing Counting Animals on the web, and to Mike Norton-Griffiths - who is currently working on an updated version of this handbook - for supporting this effort.