New Guidelines for Contributors - March 2011

During Pachyderm’s October 2010 Editorial Board Meeting, the Board made a number of changes to the ‘Guidelines for contributors’. Pachyderm’s sections were refined and approved, and can be viewed at

Changes to the ‘Journal conventions’ were also approved. The Board unanimously recommended that Pachyderm follow the IUCN Style Manual because the periodical is published under the auspices of IUCN. Details can be found at

These changes take effect from Pachyderm 49 onwards.

For further information, please email the Editor at