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Biological conservation with particular emphasis on wild life.

John D. Black

Biological conservation with particular emphasis on wild life.

by John D. Black

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Published by McGraw-Hill .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination328p.
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13651751M

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This is the best book on the biology, ecology and conservation of wild cats. Written in a scientific yet easy to follow language, this book can be read by anyone interested in the conservation of those amazing predators (no need for a degree in biology to be able to understand the book).

The book covers all species of wild cats.5/5(10). Get this from a library. Biological conservation, with particular emphasis on wildlife. [John D Black]. (shelved 1 time as wildlife-biology) avg rating —ratings — published Biological Conservation encourages the submission of high-quality manuscripts that advance the science and practice of conservation, or which demonstrate the application of conservation principles and policy.

Conservation implications should be clearly emphasized and discussed. This book contains a series of authoritative chapters written by top names in conservation biology with the aim of disseminating cutting-edge conservation knowledge as widely as possible.

Important topics such as balancing conversion and human needs, climate change, conservation planning. The primary aim of Biological Conservation is the publication of high-quality papers that advance the science and practice of conservation, or which demonstrate the application of conservation principles and policy.

Biological Conservation invites the submission of research articles, reviews. Our Work. WCS engages with governments, international policy-makers and decision-makers, intergovernmental organizations, and other stakeholders to share our scientific, technical, and policy expertise, and to advocate for the development and implementation of international policies and commitments that positively impact conservation on the ground (and in the water).

The taxonomy, distribution, ecology, behavior, and evolution of mammals with particular emphasis on wild mammals of the Southwest.

Laboratory will emphasize anatomy, identification, preparation of specimens, and field exercises in methods of population analysis. Students may assemble representative mammal collection.

4 Credit Hours. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Black, John D. (John David), Biological conservation, with particular emphasis on wildlife.

New York, Blakiston [©]. Ex Situ Conservation of Biodiversity with Particular Emphasis to Ethiopia biological and cultural inheritance of many people and the which refers to conservation of biological diversity in its natural habitats [ ]. In some cases, ex situ management willCited by: 5. Tanya Diamond, a Wildlife Ecologist, has developed a research organization, Pathways for Wildlife, with her research partner Ahiga Snyder.

Tanya received her MS in Conservation Biology & Ecology from San Jose State University. Her research and work involves creating wildlife linkage designs through wildlife surveys and GIS analysis. About this book. There are several important areas of wildlife research and management that are inadequately covered in the second edition of Wildlife Ecology, Conservation, and a result, the authors have chosen to add four brand new chapters to this new edition, as well as updating several of the other chapters with more recent developments and Range: £ - £ Disturbance therefore poses an important problem for conservation management, Here, we review the effects of disturbances such as fire grazing, soil disturbance and nutrient addition on plant species diversity and invasion with particular emphasis on grassland by:   This beautifully illustrated textbook introduces students to conservation biology by taking the reader on a tour of the many and varied ecosystems of our planet, providing a setting in which to explore the factors that have led to the alarming loss of biodiversity.

In particular, the fundamental problems of habitat loss and fragmentation, habitat disturbance and the non-sustainable 3/5(1). Part of the Conservation Biology Series book series (COBI, volume 12) Summary This paper examines traditional African wildlife utilization activities, with particular emphasis on subsistence hunting, or the procurement of wild animals for purposes of meeting household by: CiteScore: ℹ CiteScore: CiteScore measures the average citations received per document published in this title.

CiteScore values are based on citation counts in a given year (e.g. ) to documents published in three previous calendar years (e.g. – 14), divided by the number of documents in these three previous years (e.g.

– 14). My research interest is in wildlife ecology. Within this discipline, my interests are broad with particular emphasis on the ecology and conservation biology of birds, and on plant ecology. There is particular emphasis on learning about the mammalian wildlife of the continent.

Some avian and reptilian wildlife is also covered. Students will gain a thorough understanding of the basic principles of African wildlife ecology, conservation and management and explores the major ecological crises affecting African wildlife. This module focuses on the principles of wildlife ecology and animal behaviour with particular reference to mammal and bird species.

It also introduces scientific methods in the study of ecology and behaviour. Conservation Biology. This module will introduce you to the modern concepts of conservation biology at the level of species and.

Conservation biology is the management of nature and of Earth's biodiversity with the aim of protecting species, their habitats, and ecosystems from excessive rates of extinction and the erosion of biotic interactions.

It is an interdisciplinary subject drawing on natural and social sciences, and the practice of natural resource management. The conservation ethic is based on the findings of conservation biology.Conservation Biology for All is a textbook that aims to be a one-stop shop for conservation education.

The book is packed with information, is wide ranging, and includes most emerging issues that come under the umbrella of conservation biology today. Does the book live up to its "for all" title?conservation biology brought the theme of biological diversity to the fore.

In so doing, conservation biology has recon-nected conservation to deep sources in Western natural history and science, and to cultural tradi-tions of respect for the natural world both within and beyond the Western experience (see Box and Chapter 14).