Wildlife Management and Conservation

Wildlife Management and Conservation

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Wildlife Management and Conservation presents a clear overview of the management and conservation of animals, their habitats, and how people influence both. The relationship among these three components of wildlife management is explained in chapters written by leading experts and is designed to prepare wildlife students for careers in which they will be charged with maintaining healthy animal populations; finding ways to restore depleted populations while reducing overabundant, introduced, or pest species; and managing relationships among various human stakeholders. Topics covered in this book include a€c The definitions of wildlife and managementa€c Human dimensions of wildlife managementa€c Animal behaviora€c Predatora€“prey relationships a€c Structured decision makinga€c Issues of scale in wildlife managementa€c Wildlife healtha€c Historical context of wildlife management and conservationa€c Hunting and trappinga€c Nongame speciesa€c Nutrition ecologya€c Water managementa€c Climate changea€c Conservation planning... 28, 000 Woodcock 239, 000 Snipe 84, 000 Coot 219, 000 Gallinule 7, 000 Rail 36, 000 Pheasants 20, 000, 000 Total 56, 230, 000 Canada Ducks 1, 019, 000 Geese 945, 000 Total 1, 964, 000 ... Bellrose, F. C., T. G. Scott, A. S. Hawkins, andJ. ... Managing wetlands and their birds: a manual of wetland and waterfowl management.

Title:Wildlife Management and Conservation
Author:Paul R. Krausman, James W. Cain
Publisher:JHU Press - 2013-10-16


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