Fundamentals of Conservation Biology PDF ePub eBook

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Fundamentals of Conservation Biology free pdf In the new edition of this highly successful book, Malcolm Hunter and new co-author James Gibbs offer a thorough introduction to the fascinating and important field of conservation biology, focusing on what can be done to maintain biodiversity through management of ecosystems and populations. * Starting with a succinct look at conservation and biodiversity, this book progresses to contend with some of the subject's most complex topics, such as mass extinctions, ecosystem degradation, and over exploitation. * Discusses social, political, and economic aspects of conservation biology. * Thoroughly revised with over six hundred new references and web links to many of the organizations involved in conservation biology, striking photographs and maps. Artwork from the book is available to instructors online at www.blackwellpublishing.com/hunter and by request on CD-ROM.

About Malcolm L. Hunter

Malcolm Hunter is the Libra Professor of Conservation Biology and Professor of Wildlife Ecology at the University of Maine, Orono. He is also the former President of the Society for Conservation Biology. James Gibbs is Associate Professor of Environmental and Forest Biology at the State University of New York's College of Environmental Science and Forestry.

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Author : Malcolm L. Hunter
Publisher : John Wiley
Data Published : 03 November 2006
ISBN : 140513545X
EAN : 9781405135450
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 516 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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