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Wildlife & Natural Resource Management 1 edition

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Wildlife management, as we know it today, has evolved during the past 75 to 100 years. The future of wildlife management is the management of populations within the available habitat. This textbook surveys the field of wildlife management and describes various types of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and fish. - Publisher.

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Wildlife & Natural Resource Management
2 edition

Published June 13, 2002 by Cengage Delmar Learning in Clifton Park, NY .
Written in English.

First Sentence

Wildlife management, as we know it today, has evolved during the past 75 to 100 years.

Table of Contents

Section 1 : Introduction.
The history of wildlife management in America
The importance of natural resources
Conservation : wise use of natural resources
The administration of wildlife management
Habitat requirements of wildlife
The human impact on wildlife habitat
Wildlife and American sport hunting
Modern wildlife management
Modern waterfowl management
Endangered species
Wildlife parks and zoos
Section 2 : Wildlife and fish identification.
Large mammals
Small mammals
Nonindigenous species
Upland game birds
Ducks, geese, swans, and cranes
Songbirds and other common birds
Avian predators
Common shorebirds, herons, and egrets
Reptiles
Amphibians
Freshwater habitats and their management
Freshwater fishes
Section 3 : Careers.
Careers in wildlife and fisheries management
Glossary
Appendixes.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service offices
State conservation and natural resource agency offices
Private conservation organizations
Recreation safety
Role of private institutions

Edition Notes

Copyright Date
2003

The Physical Object

Format
Hardcover
Number of pages
360
Dimensions
8.7 x 8.7 x 0.4 inches
Weight
1.8 pounds

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL8063499M
ISBN 10
0766826813
ISBN 13
9780766826816
Library Thing
3858778

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February 13, 2013 Edited by Bryan Tyson Edited without comment.
April 28, 2010 Edited by Open Library Bot Linked existing covers to the work.
December 10, 2009 Created by WorkBot add works page