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Wildlife Science

Linking Ecological Theory and Management Applications, 1st Edition

Edited by Timothy E. Fulbright, David G. Hewitt

CRC Press

384 pages

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Consciously or not, wildlife managers generally act from a theoretical basis, although they may not be fully versed in the details or ramifications of that theory. In practice, the predictions of the practitioners sometimes prove more accurate than those of the theoreticians. Practitioners and theoreticians need to work together, but this proves di

Table of Contents

Preface, Linking Ecological Theory and Management Applications, BIRDS, Conservation and Management for Migratory Birds: Insights from Population Data and Theory in the Case of White-Winged Dove, Avian Ecology at the Landscape Scale in South Texas: Applying Metapopulation Theory to Grassland Bird Conservation, Global Biodiversity Conservation: We Need More Managers and Better Theorists, Upland Game Bird Management: Linking Theory and Practice in South Texas, An Ecological Basis for Management of Wetland Birds, Linking Waterfowl Ecology and Management: A Texas Gulf Coast Perspective, MAMMALS, Conserving the Cats, Cougar as a Model: A Review, Effects of Drought on Bobcats, Ocelots, and Their Prey, Seeing the World through the Nose of a Bear - Diversity of Foods Fosters Behavioral and Demographic Stability, Metapopulations, Food, and People: Bear Management in Northern Mexico, Ecology, Evolution, Economics, and Ungulate Management, Density Dependence in Deer Populations: Relevance for Management in Variable Environments, HABITAT, From the Management of Single Species to Ecosystem Management, Applying Ecological Theory to Habitat Management: The Altering Effects of Climate, ANIMAL HEALTH AND GENETICS, The Introduction and Emergence of Wildlife Diseases in North America, Wildlife Disease Management: An Insurmountable Challenge?, Conservation Genetics of Marine Turtles: Ten Years Later, Genetics and Applied Management: Using Genetic Methods to Solve Emerging Wildlife Management Problems, ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL ISSUES AFFECTING WILDLIFE SCIENCE, Society, Science, and the Economy: Exploring the Emerging New Order in Wildlife Conservation, Wildlife and Ranching: From Externality to Profit Center

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
NATURE / Animals / General
NATURE / Ecology
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Zoology / General