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Primate conservation

the role of zoological parks

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Published by American Society of Primatologists in [Chicago, IL] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Primates.,
  • Wildlife conservation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by Janette Wallis.
    SeriesSpecial topics in primatology ;, v. 1
    ContributionsAmerican Society of Primatologists.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.P9 P672333 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 252 p. :
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL709152M
    ISBN 100965830101
    LC Control Number97072389
    OCLC/WorldCa37440105

    Welcome to the website of the Primate Conservation and Welfare Society. PCWS works to save the world's primates from extinction, and to end their abuse and neglect in captivity. Join us and make a difference in the lives of primates today.   Primate Conservation Biology begins with detailed overviews of the diversity, life history, ecology, and behavior of primates and the ways these factors influence primate abundance and distribution. Cowlishaw and Dunbar then discuss the factors that put primates at the greatest risk of extinction, especially habitat disturbance and : Guy Cowlishaw.

      An Introduction to Primate Conservation brings together an international team of specialists with wide-ranging expertise across primate taxa. This is an essential textbook for advanced undergraduates, graduate students, and established researchers in the fields of primate ecology and conservation : OUP Oxford. Primate Conservation is a journal published by the IUCN Species Survival Commission's Primate Specialist Group about the world's primates. First published as a mimeographed newsletter in , the journal today publishes conservation research and papers on primate species, particularly status surveys and studies on distribution and ecology. Besides these regular papers, the journal has also Discipline: Conservation.

    Table of Contents. 1: Introduction: Why a New Methods Book on Primate Ecology and Conservation?, Eleanor J. Sterling, Nora Bynum, and Mary E. Blair 2: Primate Census and Survey Techniques, Andrew J. Plumptre, Eleanor J. Sterling, and Stephen T. Buckland 3: Darting, Anesthesia, and Handling, Kenneth E. Glander 4: Health Assessment and Epidemiology, Michael P. Muehlenbein and Cari M. Lewis.   Primate Conservation Biology begins with detailed overviews of the diversity, life history, ecology, and behavior of primates and the ways these factors influence primate abundance and distribution. Cowlishaw and Dunbar then discuss the factors that put primates at the greatest risk of extinction, especially habitat disturbance and : Paperback.


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