Problem-Solving in Conservation Biology And Wildlife Management

Un libro in lingua di Gibbs James P. Hunter Malcolm L. Sterling Eleanor J. edito da Blackwell Pub, 2006

  • € 86,80
  • Il prezzo è variabile in funzione del cambio della valuta d’origine

This collection of 32 practical exercises has been substantially updated for this edition to reflect current theory and practice. The exercises, suitable for field, lab or classroom use, are built on solid theoretical and practical precepts, cover genetics, populations, species, ecosystems and landscapes, policy and organizations, and specific exercises probe such topics as spiders as exemplars of biodiversity, organizations' strategies and funding priorities, threatened species, diversity within versus diversity among populations, genetic drift, pedigree management, landscape genetics, life table analysis, population viability, habitat loss and fragmentation, declining populations, estimating population size, analyzing camera trap data, plant reintroduction, ecosystem fragmentation, forest harvesting, protected areas, islan biogeography, mapping for conservation, global change, climate envelope modleing, species imperilment in Africa and Europe, over consumption, conservation values, commercial fishing, conservation law and conservation policy. The exercises are well illustrated and include resources. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Informazioni bibliografiche