Deakin

Semester 1, 2017


HD - SLE220 Wildlife Ecology

51 pages

17,873 words

$29.00

Description

Content includes:
- Definitions page
- Populations - statistics, growth and limits,
- Populations - demographics, life tables, life histories
- Competition - intraspecific, interspecific, animal behavior, case studies
- Dispersal and Metapopulations - breeding, translocation, demographic accidents, source & sink models, case studies
- Predation - functional & numerical, case studies
- Behavioral ecology of Victoria's largest possum
- Niches - patterns of distribution, fundamental vs realized, case studies
- Importance of behavior in understanding population
- Measuring wildlife populations & associated formulas
- Long-term ecological studies
- Conservation strategies in wildlife management
- Conservation Genetics
- Harvesting wildlife populations for sustainability
- Predicting population declines & associated formulas
- Assessing human impacts on populations using fossils
- Ecological roles of predators
- Integrated wildlife management & case studies
- Controversies in wildlife management

Typed up, neat, detailed, includes diagrams and pictures, color coordination, includes readings from the course and outside reading.