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Advances in Reintroduction Biology of Australian and New Zealand Fauna (Paperback)
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Advances in Reintroduction Biology of Australian and New Zealand Fauna is a timely review of our understanding of translocation from an Australasian perspective, ensuring translocation becomes an increasingly effective conservation management strategy in the future. Written by experts, including reintroduction practitioners, researchers and policy makers, the book includes extensive practical advice and example case studies, identifies emerging themes and suggests future directions. Topics include: key questions in reintroduction biology; population establishment; prey naivety; disease management; dispersal; the roles of trials and experiments; modeling projections; assisted colonization; population interchange; genetic diversity; disease management; metapopulation dynamics; reintroduced species as ecological engineers; the contributions of sanctuary networks and zoos; and extensive insights from reintroduction programs.
Number of Pages: 303
Sub-Genre: Environmental Conservation + Protection
Publisher: Stylus Pub Llc
Street Date: November 6, 2015
Item Number (DPCI): 248-04-0796
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