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 planningIt was the nationa#39;s first national park, and intense control of wolves occurred there almost since its establishment. ... establishment of wolf populations into appropriate habitats in the western United States (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 1987).
|Title||:||Wildlife Management and Conservation|
|Author||:||Paul R. Krausman, James W. Cain|
|Publisher||:||JHU Press - 2013-10-16|