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Habitat Ecology and Analysis

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By: Joseph A Veech(Author)
240 pages, 10 colour photos, 37 colour illustrations
Habitat Ecology and Analysis
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  • Habitat Ecology and Analysis ISBN: 9780198829416 Paperback Jan 2021 Available for pre-order : Due Jan 2021
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The identification and analysis of the particular habitat needs of a species has always been a central focus of research and applied conservation in both ecology and wildlife biology. Although these two academic communities have developed quite separately over many years, there is now real value in attempting to unify them to allow better communication and awareness by practitioners and students from each discipline.

Despite the recent dramatic increase in the types of quantitative methods for conducting habitat analyses, there is no single reference that simultaneously explains and compares all these new techniques. This accessible textbook provides the first concise, authoritative resource that clearly presents these emerging methods together and demonstrates how they can be applied to data using statistical methodology, whilst putting the decades-old pursuit of analyzing habitat into historical context.

Habitat Ecology and Analysis is written for senior undergraduate and graduate students taking courses in wildlife ecology, conservation biology, and habitat ecology as well as professional ecologists, wildlife biologists, conservation biologists, and land managers requiring an accessible overview of the latest methodology.


Part I: History, Concepts, Models, and Goals
1: Introduction
2: Ecology and Wildlife Ecology as Distinct Academic Disciplines
3: The Primacy of Habitat
4: Goals of Characterizing a Species Habitat

Part II: Statistical Methods of Analysis
5: Types of Data and the General Framework of Analysis
6: Issues Based on Species Life History and Behavior
7: Design and Statistical Issues Related to Habitat Analysis
8: Analysis of the Habitat Associations of a Hypothetical Beetle Species
9: Statistical Methods for Analyzing Species-Habitat Associations
10: Post-analysis Procedures
11: Other Techniques Related to Habitat Analysis
12: Conclusion

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Joseph A. Veech is Associate Professor at the Department of Biology, Texas State University, USA. He has broad research interests in the ecological and evolutionary factors that affect the distribution and abundance of species and biodiversity. A particular focus of his research concerns the over-riding importance of habitat. He is also interested in developing novel methods for the statistical analysis of ecological data, teaching those methods, and instilling quantitative proficiency in students.

Textbook Handbook / Manual Coming Soon
By: Joseph A Veech(Author)
240 pages, 10 colour photos, 37 colour illustrations
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