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Sirenian conservation

Ellen Marie Hines

Sirenian conservation

issues and strategies in developing countries

by Ellen Marie Hines

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Published by University Press of Florida in Gainesville, FL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sirenia,
  • Technique,
  • Conservation,
  • Research

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Ellen M. Hines ... [et al.] ; foreword by Helene Marsh
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.S6 S575 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25214398M
    ISBN 109780813037615
    LC Control Number2012001135

    Steller's sea cow: discovery, biology and exploitation of a relict giant sirenian; 3. Affinities, origins and diversity of the sirenia through time; 4. Feeding biology; 5. Behaviour and habitat use; 6. Life history, reproductive biology and population dynamics; 7. Threats; 8. Conservation status: criteria, methods and an assessment of the   mainder of the book, as suggested by its subtitle, is really two books in one. Chapters 4 6 are detailed summaries of the literature on aspects of sirenian ecology, from foraging to life history. The remainder of the book (chapters 7 9) deals with the various

      Symbols of fierce conservation battles, sirenian populations are threatened by multiple global problems. Providing comparative information on all four surviving species, this book synthesises the ecological and related knowledge pertinent to understanding the biology and conservation of the :// Beginning with a remarkably detailed chapter on the ecology, exploitation, and 18th‐century extinction of the Steller's Sea Cow (Hydrodamalis gigas), the authors are tactically very effective at communicating the urgency of sirenian conservation and set that tone for the rest of the book. The imperative for conservation notwithstanding

      sirenian conservation geneti cs and florida manatee (trichechus manatus latirostris) cytogenetics by margaret elizabeth kellogg a dissertation presented to the graduate school of the university of flor ida in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy university of florida 1   Read more about Sirenian Conservation: Issues and Strategies in Developing Countries Street Fight: The Politics of Mobility in San Francisco This 9-chapter, page scholarly book will be published in late March


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Sirenian Conservation features contributions from an international group of scientists who are working to address the many challenges to manatee and dugong food supply, environment, reproduction, and survival.

They share stories of programs that rescue, rehabilitate, release, and monitor these animals; offer reports on practical, replicable   University Press of Florida Book: Sirenian Conservation.

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Cambridge Core - Ecology and Conservation - Ecology and Conservation of the Sirenia - by Helene Marsh Symbols of fierce conservation battles, sirenian populations are threatened by multiple global problems.

Providing comparative information on all four surviving species, Ecology and Conservation of the Sirenia synthesises the ecological and related knowledge pertinent to understanding the biology and conservation of the :// Book January Sirenian Conservation features contributions from an international group of scientists who are working to address the many challenges to manatee and dugong food supply A framework for sirenian conservation in developing countries / Ellen M.

Hines. Summary This important scientific volume comprehensively explores the biology and ecological status of manatees and dugongs in all of the geographic regions where they can be found today, from the Caribbean to Eastern Africa, from Arabia to the Amazon, and from Ecology and Conservation of the Sirenia: Dugongs and Manatees (Conservation Biology Book 18) (English Edition) eBook: Marsh, Helene, O'Shea, Thomas J., Compre Ecology and Conservation of the Sirenia: Dugongs and Manatees (Conservation Biology Book 18) (English Edition) de Marsh, Helene, O'Shea, Thomas J., Reynolds III, John E.

na Confira também os eBooks mais vendidos, lançamentos e livros digitais :// This important scientific volume comprehensively explores the biology and ecological status of manatees and dugongs in all of the geographic regions where they can be found today, from the Caribbean to Eastern Africa, from Arabia to the Amazon, and from Japan through the South Pacific to Australia.

Many of these dwindling populations are situated in developing countries--locales that have Symbols of fierce conservation battles, sirenian populations are threatened by multiple global problems.

Providing comparative information on all four surviving species, this book synthesises the ecological and related knowledge pertinent to understanding the biology and conservation of the :// Sirenian International works to advance the scientific knowledge about manatees, dugongs, and their aquatic habitats by educating the public and supporting research, conservation and capacity building projects around the world.

Vision: Manatees and dugongs have been on this planet for approximately 50 million years. Both of these marine mammals can be considered keystone species which means Sirenian conservation is not just an issue of biology.

All four species are of considerable cultural value to Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples throughout their ranges, and sirenian conservation is an issue of conserving cultural as well as biological diversity.

the extinction of sirenians will result in the local loss of cultural :// Symbols of fierce conservation battles, sirenian populations are threatened by multiple global problems. Providing comparative information on all four surviving species, this book synthesises the ecological and related knowledge pertinent to understanding the biology and conservation of the Dugongs and manatees, the only fully aquatic herbivorous mammals, live in the coastal waters, rivers and lakes of more than 80 subtropical and tropical countries.

Symbols of fierce conservation battles, sirenian populations are threatened by multiple global problems. Providing comparative information on all four surviving species, this book synthesises the ecological and related knowledge Book December habitat requirements and threats to their continued existence.

Outlining the current conservation status of the sirenian taxa, this unique study will equip researchers The University of Chicago Press.

Books Division. Chicago Distribution Center If you want to learn more, consider donating to Sirenian International to receive updates on our research and have an opportunity to speak with Danielle about her work.

Book us for a Talk or Presentation. One of our scientists is more than happy to come to your area (within Florida, however exceptions can be made) and talk about our research or We have awarded over 15 small grants to projects in Vietnam, Gabon, Colombia, Thailand, Venezuela, Cambodia, Palau, India and Sri Lanka, Belize, Ghana, Honduras, and Puerto Rico.

The book below was published using a grant from Sirenian International to educate children in Vietnam about ://. Sirenian Conservation destaca contribuciones de un grupo internacional de científicos que están trabajando para hacer frente a los muchos retos que los manatíes y dugones enfrentan en cuanto a su suministro de alimentos, reproducción y supervivencia.

Comparten historias de los programas de rescate, rehabilitación, liberación y monitoreo The final 2 chapters, on Conservation Status and Conservation Opportunities, address these critical subjects thoughtfully and in as much detail as is found in the rest of the book.

The West African manatee (Trichechus senegalensis) in particular is identified as being at high risk of biological extinction without fast and effective ://Oryx, "This volume is the most complete single scholarly source on the subject of sirenian ecology and conservation, and is likely to be so for some time.

It is an essential book for all professionals engaged in sirenian conservation or research activities, and will also be a welcome addition to the libraries of other marine mammalogists." › eBay › Books › Nonfiction.