Introduction to Wildlife and Fisheries (Paperback) / Edition 2

Introduction to Wildlife and Fisheries (Paperback) / Edition 2

by David Willis, Charles Scalet
     
 

ISBN-10: 1464109133

ISBN-13: 9781464109133

Pub. Date: 01/01/2008

Publisher: Freeman, W. H. & Company

The new edition of Introduction to Wildlife and Fisheries marks the return of first and only book to integrate both the wildlife and fisheries into a single textbook at the introductory level. Thoroughly updated, with an inviting new design, the Second Edition offers the most current and accessible coverage of essential biological concepts and their

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The new edition of Introduction to Wildlife and Fisheries marks the return of first and only book to integrate both the wildlife and fisheries into a single textbook at the introductory level. Thoroughly updated, with an inviting new design, the Second Edition offers the most current and accessible coverage of essential biological concepts and their applications, principles of resource management and conservation, and contemporary and public policy issues affecting today's scientists and resources.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781464109133
Publisher:
Freeman, W. H. & Company
Publication date:
01/01/2008
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
512
Sales rank:
284,775
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

  • Part I Fisheries and Wildlife Systems
  • Chapter 1 Defining Wildlife and Fisheries
  • Chapter 2 Ecological Concepts
  • Part II The Biota
  • Chapter 3 Population Dynamics and Structure
  • Chapter 4 Genetics in Wildlife and Fisheries
  • Chapter 5 Nutrition and Environmental Physiology
  • Chapter 6 Behavior
  • Chapter 7 Sampling the Biota
  • Chapter 8 Determination and Use of Age, Growth, and Sex Information
  • Chapter 9 Population Assessment
  • Chapter 10 Managing the Biota
  • Chapter 11 Endangered and Threatened Species
  • Part III The Habitat
  • Chapter 12 Habitat Types
  • Chapter 13 Habitat Sampling and Assessment
  • Chapter 14 Habitat Degradation
  • Chapter 15 Habitat Management
  • Part IV The Human Users
  • Chapter 16 Assessment of Human Users
  • Chapter 17 Management of Human Users
  • Chapter 18 Wildlife and Fishery Legislation
  • Chapter 19 Wildlife and Fishery Law Enforcement
  • Chapter 20 Organizations and Agencies, Biopolitics and Conflict Resolution, and Planning

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