Conservation Behavior: Applying Behavioral Ecology to by Oded Berger-Tal,David Saltz

By Oded Berger-Tal,David Saltz

Conservation habit assists the research of species endangerment linked to handling animals impacted via anthropogenic actions. It employs a theoretical framework that examines the mechanisms, improvement, functionality, and phylogeny of habit version on the way to increase sensible instruments for fighting biodiversity loss and extinction. constructed from a symposium held on the foreign Congress on Conservation Biology in 2011, this is often the 1st booklet to provide an in-depth, logical framework that identifies 3 very important components for knowing conservation habit: anthropogenic threats to natural world, conservation and administration protocols, and signs of anthropogenic threats. Bridging the space among behavioral ecology and conservation biology, this quantity ascertains key hyperlinks among the fields, explores the theoretical foundations of those linkages, and connects them to useful natural world administration instruments and concise appropriate suggestion. Adopting a transparent and established procedure all through, this booklet is an important source for graduate scholars, educational researchers, and flora and fauna managers.

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