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Wildlife, Forests, and Forestry

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By: M Hunter

Prentice-Hall (Pearson Education)

Paperback | Jul 2010 | Edition: 2 | #186943 | ISBN-13: 9780135014325
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About this book

This new edition has been delayed until December 2015.

Offers a broad geographic scope and conceptual focus that establishes general principles and guidelines for forest and wildlife management. Balanced in approach, it discusses both the macro and micro approaches to forest management and addresses how to implement and fund various plans. With over 700 new references, updated figures and a new co-author, the book offers a renewed and thoughtful look at the management of wildlife, forests, and forestry.


Contents

PART I: INTRODUCTION 1. Wildlife 2. Forests and Forestry 3. Biological Diversity PART II: THE MACRO APPROACH: MANAGING FOREST LANDSCAPES 4. Species Composition 5. Age Structure 6. Spatial Heterogeneity 7. Edges 8. Islands and Fragments 9. Shores PART III: THE MICRO APPROACH: MANAGING FOREST STANDS 10. Dying, Dead, and Down Trees 11. Vertical Structure 12. Special Species PART IV:SYNTHESIS AND IMPLEMENTATION 13. Management Plans 14. Who Pays?


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