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 ac The definitions of wildlife and managementac Human dimensions of wildlife managementac Animal behaviorac Predatoraprey relationships ac Structured decision makingac Issues of scale in wildlife managementac Wildlife healthac Historical context of wildlife management and conservationac Hunting and trappingac Nongame speciesac Nutrition ecologyac Water managementac Climate changeac 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|