Lawrence L. C. Jones has a BS and MS in zoology from California State University, Long Beach, and has worked for 25 years in the research and management branches of the USDA Forest Service and other public agencies. Larry has over 60 scientific and popular publications, including two books on amphibians of the Pacific Northwest.
Robert E. Lovich is a herpetologist with over a decade of experience working in the southwestern United States. He will soon complete his PhD. at Loma Linda University on the conservation genetics of the endangered Arroyo Toad. Robert has strong interests in the natural history and evolution of reptiles and amphibians, and a long list of peer-reviewed publications.