Books in Print


Wildlife in South Sinai

Dina Aly and Rafik Khalil

Available for LE 220 from Al Kotob Khan, Diwan Bookstore, and AUC

Read my review of this book here.
A Field Guide to the Mammals of Egypt

Richard Hoath

AUC Press
A Guide to the Reptiles and Amphibians of Egypt

Sherif Baha El Din

AUC Press
A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Egypt and the Middle East

David M. Cottridge and Richard Porter

Available on
Common Birds of Egypt 

Bertel Bruun and Sherif Baha El Din

AUC Press
Gardens of a Sacred Landscape: Bedouin Heritage and Natural History in the High Mountains of Sinai 

Samy Zalat and Francis Gilbert

AUC Press
Desert Plants of Egypt's Wadi el Gemal National Park

Tamer Mahmoud

AUC Press

Online Resources


Butterflies of Egypt: Atlas, Red Data Listing, & Conservation

Francis Gilber & Samy Zalat

PDF version of the book is FREE to download here.


Project Noah

"Project Noah is an award-winning software platform designed to help people reconnect with the natural world."

Check out my Wildlife of the Sinai Peninsula mission!


Discover Sinai: A guide to the natural, cultural, and historical faces of South Sinai

This free guide includes a comprehensive section on flora and fauna.


Egypt's Biodiversity

This website has information about Egypt's biodiversity, habitats, wildlife, protectorates, and indigenous people.

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